Corruption: Adopt e-governance, CITAD, PI tell politicians

Ahead of 2019 general elections, two leading Digital Rights groups, Paradigm Initiative and Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) have charged candidates of all political parties to adopt electronic governance (e-governance) with a view to curbing corruption in the country. Speaking during a media parley in Abuja on Tuesday, The Program Manager, Digital Rights, Mr […]

‘How African govts using laws to stifle internet freedom’

Governments in Africa continent have been accused of legislating laws and policies that enforce privacy violations, infringements to freedom of expression, access restrictions and hurt other digital rights. A statement emailed to SAHEL STANDARD on Tuesday by the Communications Officer of Paradigm Initiative, Sodiq Alabi, stated that the report on just concluded Digital Rights Conference in Africa […]

Defend your digital rights, expert tells Africans

A digital rights expert, Tope Ogundipe has urged citizens of various African countries to use their power in the defence of digital rights and other human rights on the continent. Ogundipe, who is the Director of Programmes at Paradigm Initiative, was speaking recently at a digital rights workshop organised by Paradigm Initiative and held in […]