Digital Rights and Freedom Bill 2016: The Hope for Better Protection of Online Rights? By Adeniyi Duale & Ayodeji Sarumi

Digital Rights and Freedom Bill 2016: The Hope for Better Protection of Online Rights? By Adeniyi Duale & Ayodeji Sarumi

In the world today, digital platforms and access influence most aspects of our lives and work. From policy making and decision making that enjoys feedback from social media to business decisions made based on research conducted with the help of digital tools, to personal choices made by individuals because of information obtained from their social network, and even to the work of civil society actors that benefit from the huge reach and visibility that digital platforms provides, digital platforms have proved to be extremely useful, and the right to enjoy such freedoms that exist offline should also be available online.