Rwanda’s law on the protection of personal data and privacy (DPP Law)

DPP Law Table of contents

Art. 25

Right to designate an heir to personal data

The personal data of the data subject are not subject to succession.

However, where the data subject had left a will, the data subject provides his or her heir with full or restricted rights relating to the processing of personal data kept by the data controller or the data processor, if such personal data still need to be used.