The Voice of Africa

Privacy Policy

Last updated: July 20, 2020

The Voice of Africa operates http://www.thevoiceofafrika.com. This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of the Site.

We use your Personal Information only for providing and improving the Site. By using the Site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

Information Collection And Use

While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name (“Personal Information”).

Log Data

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site (“Log Data”).

This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and
analyze this …

The Log Data section is for businesses that use analytics or tracking services in websites or
apps, like Google Analytics.

Communications

We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, surveys, marketing or
promotional materials and other information that …

The Communications section is for businesses that may contact users via email (email
newsletters) or other methods.

Disclosure of personal information

If you sign up as a contributor to The Voice of Africa, we will publish your contributor profile, which may include personal information, on The Voice of Africa.

If you join a conversation or comment on someone else’s article or contribution, The Voice of Africa will publish your post, which may include personal information, on The Voice of Africa, such as your name and position. Other than these situations, The Voice of Africa will not disclose your personal information to third parties except:

  • To third parties which assist the operation of The Voice of Africa (in which case we require these contractors to keep that personal information confidential and not to use or disclose it for any purpose other than the purpose of performing those services)
  • In exceptional circumstances, The Voice of Africa may be required or authorized by law to
    disclose personal information, for example to law enforcement authorities or to prevent a serious threat to public safety
  • With your consent

Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier.
Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer's hard drive.

Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Site.

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of
transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is effective as of July 20, 2020 and will remain in effect except with respect to
any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of the Service after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.
If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the email address you have provided us, or by placing a prominent notice on our website.

Accessing Your Personal Information
Any person may seek access to personal information, which The Voice of Africa holds about that person and we will provide access to that information upon request. There are certain exemptions, which may apply to the provision of that information. We may require that the person requesting access provide suitable identification and we may charge an administration fee for granting access to information.

Requests to access personal information held by The Voice of Africa should be addressed to info@thevoiceofafrika.com.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us.