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Kenya has approved a controversial new cybercrimes law that threatens heavy penalties for people who abuse others via social media – and. This act shall be known as the cybercrime prevention act of 2012″ section 2 declaration of policy — the state recognizes the vital role of information and. Kenyans will have to verify kind of news distributed to avoid heavy penalties under the new computer and cybercrimes bill. 10175 or the cybercrime prevention act of 2012 created the office of cybercrime (ooc) within the doj and designated it as the central authority in all matters.
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