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Nigerian Government Officials Abusing Cybercrime Law To Silence Critical Journalists

There's just something about adding the word "cyber" to "crime" that brings out the worst in legislators. A host a badly-written laws have been crafted to address everything from cyberbullying to hacking. These tend to be abused first by those in positions of power. Nigeria's government recently enacted a cybercrime law which is, of course, being wielded by thin-skinned government officials to silence critics.
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