Category : cybercrime

African convention on cybercrimes could silence free speech online

The African Union Convention on Cybersecurity could be amended after suggestions it will limit freedom of expression online

Four arrested in Bahrain for “social media abuse”

The Bahrain Interior Ministry announced the arrest of four people for defaming public figures on social media today (17 October), with authorities still searching for a fifth. The Acting General Director of Anti-Corruption, Electronic and Economic Security said that the suspects confessed to their crime, which could result in a jail sentence of up to […]