Welcome to infobase.com.ng. Please note that when we use the terms “we” “us” or “our”, we refer to infobase, a Nigerian-based online media that uses information, education, and entertainment to solve problem.
The personal and private information of our esteemed visitors is very paramount. In this regard we’re committed to protecting and appropriately handling such.
This Privacy Statement is purposely published in order to let you know how infobase handles personal information of its visitors and users.
We may, from time-to-time, update this privacy notice so we encourage you to periodically review this policy. We will notify you about material changes in the way we treat personal information by placing a notice on our site.
- Using this Site.
- Information Collected on our website.
Infobase takes your privacy very seriously. You can visit and enjoy many of our services without disclosing any personal information about yourself. However, there may be times when you will have to share limited, personally identifiable information to access or utilize certain features of this site.
We limit our collection of personal information to pertinent information for the activity you choose to undertake. For example, in order for you to submit a petition, or make complaints about some of the services available on infobase.com.ng, we may collect your name, email address, street and billing addresses, and phone number.
Generally, we will not disclose or share any visitor’s private information with anyone outside Our Organization without your written permission and consent.
- Information Collected By and From Social Media Services and Other Third Party Platforms.
There are social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or other third party platforms through which you can engage with our content, such as video, games, applications, and other offerings.
When you engage with our content on or through social media services or other third party platforms, plug-ins, integrations or applications, you may allow us to have access to certain Information in your profile.
This may include your name, e-mail address, photo, gender, birthday, location, an ID associated with the applicable third party platform or social media account user files, like photos and videos, your list of friends or connections, people you follow and/or who follow you, or your posts or “likes.”
When we interact with you through our content on third party websites, applications, integrations or platforms, we may obtain any information regarding your interaction with that content, such as content you have viewed, and information about advertisements within the content you have been shown or may have clicked on.
- How We Use the Information
We, along with our Partners, may use the Information you provided to:
- communicate with you about our Services,
- fulfill your requests regarding the Services, including without limitation requests for newsletters and notifications,
- respond to your inquiries, and notify you if your petition has won public support,
- communicate with you about other products, programs or services that we believe may be of interest to you,
- provide technical support for the Services,
- prevent fraud or potentially illegal activities (including, without limitation, copyright infringement) on or through the Services,
- protect the safety of our Users,
- perform analysis regarding how you use the Services or any part thereof,
- send gifts, cards, invitations or emails if you use these services, to your designated recipients.
In all such efforts we will take steps to safeguard your information. You agree that by submitting information to this Site you understand and freely consent to allow us to use, store, publish, transmit and process this information at our discretion to provide you with the goods and services you request and to operate this Site.
- Registering on the Site
We give visitors to certain Sites the opportunity to register or provide their contact information such as their e-mail address so they can receive updates such as news reports, project or organization reports, opportunities for personal and financial involvement and promotional information.
Personally identifiable information that you provide in these registrations is used in tandem with this policy and you’ll be notified at a particular site if any uses are different from what you subscribed to. You can choose not to receive such mailings, or cancel any registrations, by un-subscribing. You’re not under any obligations to compulsorily receive news or service update from infobase.
- Data Security
For Sites that collect information, we typically employ security measures, including technical, administrative, and physical security steps to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of information under our control.
We cannot guarantee that the security measures we implement in connection with the operation of our Site will absolutely prevent others from accessing or acquiring any information that you provide while using our Site.
For instance, never give out your password to a third party since this is what is used to access all of your account information. Also, remember to sign out of your account and close your browser window when you finish visiting our Site so that other people using the same computer will not have access to your information.
- Message board
There will always be room for interactions, questions and answers at the end of every article on this site. Please, note that you shall be responsible for any content you posted on such comment box. We strongly advise that you exercise caution when posting information that’s highly personal and private; remember that any information disclosed in any comment box becomes public information.
Also, any information you submit to our Sites is the property of our Sites unless the Site indicates otherwise. If you post personal information online that is accessible to the public (in any Forum, message board, or “chat” environment), you may receive unsolicited messages from other parties in return.
A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in the user’s web browser while the user is browsing. Cookies can be used to remember important information or to record the user’s browsing activity.
However, declining cookies may deprive you of having full access to certain interactive features of the Site or access all of the services provided through the Site.
- Collection of IP address
The Site may collect your IP address that may not be readily apparent to you that it is being collected. We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer the Site. Your IP address may also be used to help us identify you and any activity in which you engage.
We do keep track of the domains from which people visit us. We analyze this data for trends and statistics, but we do not keep it in a personally identifiable manner. The Site also uses information collected through technology to make the Site more interesting and useful to you.
Demographic and profile data may also be collected at the Site. We can use this data to tailor our visitors’ experience on infobase, showing them content that we think they might be interested in, and displaying the content according to their preferences.
- Special Rules for Children
We do not collect more personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13 than is necessary for them to participate in our online or other activities such as registering for a conference or downloading materials.
When a child under the age of 13 attempts to register with one of Our Sites, purchase products or materials, or participate in an activity requiring the submittal of personally identifiable information, he or she must have a parent or guardian provide permission and consent for that child to provide information and register.
- Opt-In/Opt-Out Communications
We may provide visitors to infobase Site the opportunity to register for or subscribe to services such as signing-up to receive updates from certain parts of Our Organization. Visitors are not obligated to register for these services. Also, you can unsubscribe from any electronic communications from infobase.com.ng anytime. Please contact us to request that we no longer contact you via e-mail or other means using the personal information you have provided at any of the Site.
- Contacting Our Organization
A Contact Us page has been provided on pages of Our Site. Please click on this link to send an e-mail to Infobase Team. We will work to ensure your query is answered or passed on to the appropriate person in a timely manner. You can also contact Our Organization about general information of our Site.