We value the trust you place in Us. That’s why, We insist upon the highest standards for secure transactions and customer information privacy. Please read the following statement to learn about our information gathering and dissemination practices.
By visiting the Website (including all associated features which may be added or removed from time to time) you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of this Policy. If you do not agree please do not submit your personal information on our Website.
By mere use of the Website, you expressly consent to our use and disclosure of your personal information/personal data in accordance with this Policy. This Policy is subject to the Terms and Conditions of Use.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding this Policy, you should contact our Data Protection Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
By using the Website and/ or by providing your information, you consent to the collection and use of the information you disclose on the Website in accordance with this Policy, including but not limited to your consent for sharing your information as per this Policy. If We decide to change our Policy, We will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what information We collect, how We use it, and under what circumstances We disclose it. If you do not agree to give consent to the use of personal information as described in this Policy, please do not use or provide the information on our Website.
YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
When you use our Website, We collect and store your personal information which is provided by you from time to time. Personal information in this context shall include all data such as; any means of information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person who can be identified by a name, an identification number, location data, an online identifier, address, a photo, an email address, posts on social networking websites, and other unique identifier such as but not limited to MAC address, IP address, IMEI number, IMSI number.
This is also applicable to personal information regarded as sensitive which could include; data relating to religious or other beliefs, health, race, ethnicity, political views, trades union membership, criminal records or any other sensitive personal information.
For the purpose of accessing our Services, the personal information We may collect as of the date of this Policy are; your full legal names, business name, email address, mailing address and phone number, gender, university attended, means of identification, class of degree.
Our primary goal in doing so is to provide you a safe, efficient, smooth and customized experience. This allows Us to provide Services and features that most likely meet your needs, and to customize our Services to enable you have a safer and easier experience. More importantly, while doing so We collect personal information from you that We consider necessary for achieving this purpose.
We collect information you provide directly to Us. For example, We collect information when you create an account, subscribe, participate in any interactive features of our Services, fill out a form, request customer support, sign up on our Innovation Portal, submit application for Our Code Academy, Submit your CV on our Careers Portal or otherwise communicate with Us.
We are the custodian of data on behalf of the users that use our Website and We don’t own communication, data, users own their data. We will store data provided for only the period within which it is reasonably needed and do our possible best to ensure it is secured against all foreseeable hazards and breaches such as theft, cyber-attack, viral attack, dissemination, and manipulations of any kind, damage by rain, fire or exposure to other natural elements.
We will not sell, share, transfer or rent out of any personal information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this Policy, the Terms and Conditions of Use. We may share generic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.
WHAT WE DO WITH YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
The purpose of our collecting your personal information is to give you an efficient, enjoyable and secure client experience. We may use your information to: Provide Services and support, process transactions and send notices about your transactions to requisite parties, verify your identity, resolve disputes, collect fees, and troubleshoot problems, manage risk, or detect, prevent, and/or remediate fraud or other potentially prohibited or illegal activities, detect, prevent or remediate violations of policies or applicable user agreements, improve our Services by implementing aggregate customer preferences, measure performance of Services and improve content, technology and layout, manage and protect our information technology infrastructure, contact you at any time through your provided telephone number, email address or other contact details, poll your opinions through surveys or questionnaires, enforce our Policy, or as otherwise necessary to service your account, We may contact you through information provided.
INFORMATION WE COLLECT FROM OTHER SOURCES
In order to provide you with access to the Services, or to provide you with better service in general, We may combine information obtained from other sources (for example, a third-party developer whose application you have authorized) and combine that with information We collect through the Website.
SECURITY OF INFORMATION
Data security is one of our prime aims to retain privacy for our users or clients. We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our site.
In the instance that there is a breach in security and a breach of this Policy on our part, you will be adequately indemnified in a manner commensurate with the said breach. The time frame for this remedy shall be thirty (30) working days.
We reserve the right to change this Policy from time to time as seen fit, without any intimation to you, and your continued use of the site will signify your acceptance of any amendment to these terms. You are therefore advised to re-read the Policy on a regular basis. Should it be that you do not accept any of the modifications or amendments to the Policy, you may unsubscribe your use of the Website immediately. If you object to any of the changes to our Policy, and you no longer wish to use the Website or get notifications from Us, you may contact Us vide email: email@example.com to delete your information. Unless stated otherwise, our current Policy applies to all information that We have about you.
We may send you Service announcement updates. You will be able to unsubscribe from service announcements, whenever you deem fit.
We use as well as third parties’ data collection devices such as “cookies” on certain pages of our Website. “Cookies” are small files stored on your hard drive that assist Us in providing Services customized to your requirements and tastes. We also offer certain features that are only available through the use of a “cookie”. Cookies can also help Us provide information, which is targeted to your interests. Cookies may be used whether you choose to register with Us or not.
EXTERNAL LINKS ON WEBSITES
The Website may contain hyperlinks to other websites, content or resources. We have no control over any websites or resources, which are provided by other companies or persons. You acknowledge and agree that We are not responsible for the availability of any such external sites or resources, and do not endorse any advertising, products or other materials on or available from such websites or resources.
Your information is regarded as confidential and therefore will not be divulged to any third party, unless if legally required to do so to the appropriate authorities. We will not sell, share, or rent your personal information to any third party or use your e-mail address for unsolicited mail. Any emails sent by Us will only be in connection with the provision of agreed Services.
We take all necessary precautions to protect your personal information both online and off-line. It is important for you to protect against unauthorized access to your password, mailbox and to your phone or computer.. We also protect your personal information off-line. Access to your personal information is limited to employees, agents or partners and third parties with whom We are working with, who We reasonably believe will need that information to provide Services to you.
The Websites may contain links to other third-party sites. The third-party sites are not necessarily under our control however, We are not necessarily responsible for the privacy practices of such third-party sites. We encourage you to be aware and read the privacy policies of each and every third-party site that collects personal information when you leave Our Website.
DISCLOSURE OF INFORMATION
Due to the existing regulatory environment, We cannot ensure that all of your private communications and other personally identifiable information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this Policy. By way of example (without limiting and foregoing), We may be forced to disclose information to the government, law enforcement agencies, third parties, for the performance of a task carried out in the interest of the public, for the protection of your vital interest, for the performance of a contract to which you are a party to and also where you have expressly given Us written consent to disclose same.
As a matter of policy, We do not sell or rent any personally identifiable information about you to any third party. However, the following describes some of the ways that your personally identifiable information may be disclosed:
External Service Providers: There may be a number of Services offered by external service providers that help you use our Website. If you choose to use these optional Services, and in the course of doing so, disclose information to the external service providers, and/or grant them permission to collect information about you, then their use of your information is governed by their private policy.
Other Corporate Entities: We share much of our data, including personally identifiable information about you, with our parent and/or subsidiaries and also our associates and partners that are committed to serving your online needs and related Services, throughout the world. Such data will be shared for the sole purpose of enhancing your browsing experience. To the extent that these entities have access to your information, they will treat it at least as protectively as they treat information they obtain from their other members. It is possible that We and/or its subsidiaries, or any combination of such, could merge with or be acquired by another business entity. Should such a combination occur, you should expect that We would share some or all of your information in order to continue to provide the Services.
Law and Order: We cooperate with law enforcement inquiries, as well as other third parties to enforce laws, such as: intellectual property rights, fraud and other rights. We can (and you authorize Us to) disclose any information about you to law enforcement and other government officials as We, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate, in connection with an investigation of fraud, intellectual property infringements, or other activity that is illegal or may expose Us or you to legal liability.
We are committed to protecting your privacy and We will try our possible best to do this however, there is no guarantee that your personal information will always remain private. As a user of the Services, you understand and agree that you assume all responsibility and risk attached to safeguarding your access to our Website. You shall at no time whatsoever disclose your password with anyone, neither shall you allow anyone make use of your account.
Last Updated July 19, 2019