Nigerian Minister of Justice submits new bill on Bitcoin and electronic money

According to a report by the local Nigerian media Daily Post, Nigerian Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami stated that the Ministry of Justice has submitted some new bills to the National Assembly to provide a legislative framework for digital currencies. These bills include electronic transactions, electronic evidence laws, digital management laws, and electronic banking laws. He said that the bill is expected to prepare Nigeria to deal with emerging things such as digital cash, bitcoin and electronic money.