Nigeria Releases its National Cybersecurity Policy and Strategy


Nigeria has released a new National Cybersecurity Policy and Strategy in February 2021, updating its prior version released in 2014. As per the new Nigeria National Cybsecurity Policy and Strategy of 2021, it is scheduled for review and revision every five years to address innovation and new challenges, such as loopholes that have been identified in the current version. The anticipated 2019 release was delayed due to challenging circumstances, with the next review and version to be released in its typical five year cycle.

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