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Reviewed: Nigeria’s EFCC turns heat on cybercriminals

Nigeria’s anti-graft agency may be turning the heat on cybercriminals to make the Internet a safer space following growing spate of arrests and prosecutions by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). While it is common knowledge that the use of computers and the Internet to commit crime, popularly called cybercrime, has become prevalent in Nigeria, recent focus on […]

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FBI: Forensic tech given EFCC ‘aids Nigeria cybercrime war’

The U.S. says forensic technology recently donated by its Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will support efforts by Nigeria to combat cybercrimes. The equipment, technically referred to as F.R.E.D. (Forensic Recovery of Evidence Device) was recently presented to Iliyasu Kwarbai, the Head of Operations, Lagos Zonal Office […]

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