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Boye Adegoke

Adeboye is senior programs manager at Paradigm Initiative, where he leads the organization's research, advocacy and capacity-building programs. He authored the Nigerian report for Bonavero Institute of Human Rights, of the University of Oxford, in a human rights and rules of law assessment of legislative and regulatory responses to the COVID-19 pandemic across 27 jurisdictions. He has previously contributed to Global Voices on COVID-19-related content. Boye is based in Abuja, Nigeria's capital.

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COVID-19, digital rights and Nigeria's emerging surveillance state

In Nigeria, contact-tracing apps raise valid concerns about the government's attempts to leverage this for future clampdowns on citizens' digital rights — long after the pandemic is long gone. 

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