Terms and Conditions


1.0 Background

LaaWin D’Afrique Limited (hereinafter referred to as “we” “us” “our”) is a private limited liability company incorporated under the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. We encourage all the users of our services to read and understand these terms and condition (T&C) of our service.

These T&C establishes the scope of the relationship between you and us as you use our services. For ease of reference, these T&C is divided into subheads.

Again, it is important that you read and understand these T&C before using our services because by using our services, you agree to be bound by these T&C. In addition to these T&C we have published our privacy policy and we equally encourage you to read and understand same.

2.0 Our services

We offer a wide range of service including a platform where people can access premium academic contents about Africa, socialise and network. These services are officered on web and mobile applications.

In a bid to serve the users of our services better, we are constantly developing and improving our services. As part of this improvement, we may add or remove features and functionalities, or we may offer a new service and discontinue with the old service.

Please note that we reserve the right to notify you when we make development or improvement on our services.

3.0 Minimum Age

The age requirement for using our services is 16 years subject to the age requirement for using the internet/social media platform in your country. Where the age requirement in your country is higher than the above, then that of your country will be applicable. However, where the age requirement in your country less than the above, then the above stated age requirement will be applicable.

Following the above, if you are below the age requirement, you must have the consent of your parent or guardian before using our services. Also, we encourage that you make these T&C available for your parent or guardian to read.

Consequently, as a parent or guardian if you consent to your child/ward using our services, then you agree that these T&C is binding on you, and you are responsible for the activities of your child/ward in using any of our services.

4.0 Your Obligation

4.1 Help centres

We have various help centres available to address your complaints, if any. We encourage you to utilize these services as often as the need arises.

4.2 Dignity of Human Person

Some of our services allow you to interact with other users. We encourage you to be respectful and courteous to fellow users of our services in order not to infringe on their right to dignity of human person. In addition, we encourage you to follow the under listed basic rules:

  • Comply with applicable laws in your country including human right laws.
  • Respect the rights of other users of our services including privacy and intellectual property rights.
  • Do not carry out any act whether directly or indirectly capable of harming yourself or other users of our services.

4.3 Contents

Some of our services allows you to upload and or share contents. Please note that you are not under any obligation to provide, upload, or share any content on any of our services. However, where you choose to provide, upload, or share contents on our services kindly ensure that you have the right to do so or you have sought and obtained the said right, where the said content is a third party content.

That said, you agree that you have given us the license (royalty free) to use your creative contents. Without recourse to you for your consent or permission, we reserve the right to use every creative content submitted, uploaded, or shared on any of our service for the purpose of furthering our objectives, including sublicencing.

4.4 Removal of Content

Where we reasonably believe that your content breaches these T&C and privacy policy, is offensive/harmful to other users, is inciteful, or contains hate speech, we reserve the right to remove such contents from any of our services.

4.5 Deleting your Account

Where you repeatedly breach these T&C and privacy policy, or where you persist in publishing contents that is offensive/harmful to other users, is inciteful, or contains hate speech, we reserve the right to suspend and or delete your account from our services.

4.6 Report Abuse

Where you find that a person or group of persons are following these rules, we encourage you to report any of such noncompliance using our help centres.

5.0 Protection of our service

You agree that you will not carry out any act whether directly or indirectly capable of harming and or disrupting our services, or militating against other users from using our services.

6.0 Ads

You agree that we can show you ads that we are paid to promote on our services. How we make the ads available is that we use your information to show you ads that we think meets your interest. Consequent on this, we provide the owners of ads report about reactions of users to and with the ads.

7.0 Indemnity

You agree to indemnify us, our directors, shareholders, employees, and contractors from any third party claim arising out of or relating to your unlawful use of our services or violation of these T&C and privacy policy.  

8.0 Liability

In no event shall we be liable for any claim arising from your act, omission, or negligence in using our services. However, where the claim is arising from your lawful use of our services, our liability is limited to NGN50.00 (Fifty naira) or its equivalent in your currency.

On the other hand, you shall be liable to us for any claim arising from your breach of these T&C, privacy policies, or from your unlawful use of our services. However, your liability shall be limited to the quantum of damage suffered by us.

9.0 Dispute Resolution

Notwithstanding any conflict of laws situation, every dispute arising from this T&C and privacy policy shall be governed under the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and any Convention inforce in Nigeria.

10.0 Effective Date

May 1, 2021.