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Kenyan commissioner says Facebook, Twitter and Google will be subject to national data protection law

Monday 2 November 2020 | 14:47 CET | News
The data protection law, approved in November 2019, sets out restrictions on how personally identifiable data obtained by firms and government entities can be handled, stored and shared. The Data Protection Act 2019 gives the commissioner sweeping powers on the investigation of data breaches. These include powers of entry and search and issuing administrative fines.

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Countries: Kenya
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