Nigeria Loses Over N127 Billion Annually Through Cybercrime

Abuja — The Federal Government has said that the estimated annual cost of cybercrime to Nigeria is 0.08 per cent of the country’s Gross Domestic Products (GDP), which represents about N127 billion. The National Security Adviser (NSA), Maj-Gen. Babagana Munguno (rtd), stated this on Monday during the inauguration of the…

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Cyber-crime to be fought by Police and University

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The 18 month project will be closely watched by The Home Office, who are keen to use the lessons learnt here to fight cyber-crime nationally. The West Yorkshire Police (WYP) and Leeds Beckett University are to team up to fight cyber-crime….

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What are the classifications and types of cybercrime?

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The other approach to defining cybercrime is to develop a classification scheme that links offences with similar characteristics into appropriate groups similar to the traditional crime classifications. Several schemes have been developed over the years. There are suggestions that there are…

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