Cybercrime Bill 2014 [Senate Bill SB.669]
A Bill [Executive] for An act to provide for the prohibition, prevention, detection, response and prosecution of cybercrimes and for other related matters 2014.
(This Memorandum does not form part of the above Act but is intended to explain its purport)
The Act seeks to provide an effective, unified and comprehensive legal, regulatory and institutional framework for the prohibition, prevention, detection, prosecution and punishment of cybercrimes in Nigeria; ensure the protection of critical national information infrastructure; and promote cybersecurity and the protection of computer systems and networks, electronic communications; data and computer programs, intellectual property and privacy rights.
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