Privacy Policy

LAAWIN D’AFRIQUE LIMITED PRIVACY POLICY

Background

We understand that when you are using our services, you are trusting us with your information. Also, we believe you should know the information we collect and how we use it. Bearing this in mind, we will ensure that your information is safe and that you are in control of it.

Following the above, this privacy policy is to give you an understanding of what information we collect, how we use it, and how you can manage your information.

We encourage you to read this privacy policy before sharing your information with us and other users of our services.

1.0 Our services

Our services include:

  1. Web
  2. Mobile application
  3. Education
  4. Social media

2.0 Scope

This policy applies to all our services, and it is binding on every user of our services.

3.0 The information we collect

Generally, we collect the contents, communications and every other information you provide whenever you use our services.

In addition, to use some of our services (our mobile application, and contributing contents on our web services) you will be required to have an account with us. Where you choose to sign up for our services, and in a bid to serve you better, we collect basic account information which includes the following:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Country of origin
  • Language
  • Contents
  • IP address
  • Location

The additional information we collect include:

  • Cookies

Cookies are a minute piece of data saved on your devices, and we use cookies and related technologies to collect additional website usage data and to effectively and efficiently render our services to you. Following this, what we use cookies for include: analysis, authentication, accuracy, status advertisement, and personalization of our services to you. However, you can configure your device to reject cookies from us. Where that is done, you will be limited restricted from accessing certain information on some of our services.

  • Links

We observe and track your interaction with the links we share on any of our services. For instance, when you click on a third-party link on our services. The operators of the third party will be aware that the referenced interaction with the link is from our service. Also, in the course of your interaction with third-party links, the third-party link administrators may collect information such as cookies and they equally share same with us.

  • Location information

When you sign up for some of our services, we request information such as your country. Also, we get information on your current location from your IP address.

  • Log data

When you interact with our services, we collect log data information. The log data information we collect includes information such as your IP address, browser type, pages visited, operating system, location, device carrier and information. In addition, we collect log data when you interact with links on our services and our links on third party platforms. Rest assured, we use log data for security and to personalize and improve our service to you.

  • Device information

We collect information about your phones, computers and other devices you use that integrate with our services.

  • Bank information

This is specifically for our users who intend to participate in quizzes on our mobile application. This information is requested and collected only when a user requests to join a quiz. We collect this information to enable us to reward our users when they eventually win the quiz.

Also, we collect information about transactions made on our services. For instance, when you purchase quiz credits on our mobile applications we collect information about your bank and credit/debit card details, depending on your choice of the medium for the transaction.

This information we collect helps us do the following things:

  • Provide our services to you
  • Maintain and improve our services
  • Develop new service
  • Communicate with you
  • Provide safety, integrity and security of our services

4.0 How we collect the information

From clause 4 and 7of this policy, we collect information from you through the following ways:

  • Actively

This includes information that is personally and directly make available on our services.

  • Passively

This includes information from your device, ads, third party sites through which you access our services, and our service providers.

5.0 When we share your information

We do not share your personal information with third parties except under the following circumstances:

  • With your consent
  • With our affiliates/service provider

We have affiliates/service providers who perform certain services for us. Accordingly, we may share your information with these affiliates/service providers for service delivery.  

Also, in the event we are involved in an asset sale, restructuring, merger, acquisition, or bankruptcy, your information may be sold or transferred as part of the transaction.

  • With our employees

To the extent of them rendering certain services to you on any of our services.

  • Legal reasons

Where required by law, we may also share your information.

6.0 Managing your information

When you sign up for our services, you can always update your information at your convenience.

Please bear in mind that some activities on our services are public, which calls for discretion on the information you share with the public because you understand that any information that is publicly shared can be further broadcasted with third parties by persons who have access to such information without your consent.

As such, by disclosing information publicly on any of our services, you are vesting us with the discretion to disclose such information, and you are also vesting persons that have access to such information with the discretion to do same.  

We therefore encourage you to use direct messages with other users of our services. We share the contents of your direct messages with the persons you send them to. Furthermore, we do not use it for any other purpose. However, you must understand that the persons you have direct communication with may also share the contents of that communication with other persons.

Notwithstanding the above, information such as your basic account details on our mobile application is public information and can be accessed by other users of our mobile application, particularly those who which to connect with you and who you connect with.

Rest assured, you can delete your personal information by deactivating your account on any of our services.

7.0 Security of your information

All our services are built with strong security geared towards the continuous protection of your information. Anyone with access to the information of a user of our service is bound by confidentiality obligations. Any violation of this confidential obligation may give rise to suspension and or removal of the account from our services.

8.0 Policy renewal

We regularly review this policy and make sure that your information is processed in ways that comply with it.

9.0 Effective date

May 1, 2021