Privacy Policy

Because we gather certain types of information from our readers in order to fulfill their requests and better serve their online needs, you should fully understand the terms and conditions surrounding the collection and use of this information.

While we are committed to protecting your privacy when you visit our Web site, Newsworth may collect and claim ownership of information from our users at various points on the site. This Privacy Policy discloses what information we gather and how it is used. Please carefully read the Policy below and contact us if you have any questions.

Cookies:

Our Web site uses cookies for the purpose of identifying you when you access our Web site. Some of our business partners (e.g., advertisers or ad-servers) use cookies on our Web site to track the effectiveness of when they serve ads by collecting non-personally identifiable information. We have no access to or control over these cookies once set on our site.

Third Party Service Providers:

From time to time we partner with third party service providers to offer additional products and services within the Web site. To participate in these offerings, you may be asked to provide personal information and agree to terms and conditions relating to the third party service provider. Such requests for information will be displayed and requested by the third party in a straightforward manner with explanation as to whose privacy statement governs the collection of such information.

Comments and Posts

Newsworth users can write comments or posts on the site. But to do this, users must submit certain information including a valid email address. This information are used to screen out users who leave offensive and irresponsible comments. However, comments that ultimately get published do not reflect the opinions of Newsworth newspaper or any employee thereof.

Newsletters

Newsworth offers email newsletters. To sign up to receive regular emails, users must submit information including a valid email address. This information will be used in aggregate form to assess general user interest in various internal and third party products and services. Users who choose to sign up for a mailing list will receive regular emails, including new articles published on the site.

General Information Collected:

When visiting our site, some general information are collected including: IP address (your computer’s unique signature) Operating system (e.g., Windows OS) Browser software (e.g., Microsoft Internet Explorer, Netscape) Internet Service Provider, referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks, etc. The information we collect is aggregated to reflect the population as a whole rather than focused on individuals. We use it to help us better understand the people who visit our Web site and to continually improve our services. In addition, like many other sites with paid advertising, we disclose some of this non-personally identifiable, aggregate information to advertisers to inform them of the number of people who have seen and clicked on their advertisements.

Legal Disclaimer

Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, Newsworth may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good faith that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process.

Business Transitions

Should Newsworth undergo a business transition, such as a merger, acquisition by another company, or sale of a portion of its assets, users’ personal information will, in most instances, be part of the assets transferred.

Links

Be aware that when you click on ad banners, you may be redirected to other sites not operated by newsworth.ng. You are responsible for information that you provide to these sites. We recommend that you review the privacy policy of any site that requests personal information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by Newsworth.

Third Party Advertising

The ads appearing on this website are delivered to users by Google, among other services. Information about users’ visit to this site, such as number of times they have viewed an ad (but not username, date of birth, or any other personal information), is used to serve ads to users on this site.

Notification of Changes

Newsworth will occasionally update this Privacy Policy as necessary to protect our users and to comply with best practices employed by other publishers and regulatory organizations across the industry. But whenever there is a change in our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes to this privacy statement, or other places we deem appropriate.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding our privacy policy, please send an email to info@newsworth.ng