Operation Python Dance II has led a group to sue President Buhari and the Nigerian Army. Joined in the Suit is the Chief of Army Staff, Gen Tukur Burutai. A pan Igbo, the Alaigbo Development Forum (ADF) dragged President Buhari, the Chief of Army Staff, Gen Tukur Yusuf Burutai and the Nigerian Army before the […]
It is imperative to note that there are little or no precedents in the Nigerian legal system dealing with issues of data privacy and identity theft.
It is unfortunate to note that failure of Licensees, Independent Registration Agents or any such other entities to comply with the data protection provisions of the Regulation are only treated as a breach of the regulations.
Section 2.1(2) of the NITDA guidelines recommend that processing of all data collected shall not take place without the consent of the data subject i.e. The Nigerian Citizen so concerned.