Oct. 9, 2019
Cabinet approved the Cyber Crime, Security and Data Protection Bill which seeks to combat cyber crimes and enhance security in the wake of rampant abuse of the platform.The Bill, which provides for an array of issues such as code of conduct and ethics, data protection authority and penalties for violations, will be gazetted soon.
Feb. 27, 2019
Principles of the Cyber Protection, Data Protection, and Electronic Transactions Bill were approved by Cabinet on 19 December 2018. The Bill is meant to provide comprehensive guidelines on cybercrimes, use of electronic data and transactions, among others.