Jailed Binance Executive Gabaryan Is Thought to Have Malaria, Family Says

Tigran Gambaryan, Binance’s compliance head, who remains jailed in Nigeria, is suspected of having malaria, a family spokesperson told CoinDesk.

Gambaryan collapsed in a Nigerian court on May 24. He, along with the exchange, is facing charges of both tax evasion and money laundering.

“Despite a court order from Justice Emeka Nwite issued on Thursday, May 23, Tigran Gabaryan has still not been moved to hospital from Kuje prison,” a family spokesperson for Gambaryan said. “It has not yet officially been ascertained what he is suffering from given that the medical facilities at Kuje are inadequate. It is suspected that he has a severe throat infection and Malaria.”

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