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AwakeAfrica.org is committed to protecting the privacy of Internet users.

Membership: Collection of personally identifiable information for our website usage

AwakeAfrica.org collects your personally identifiable information about its users if only one register to be a member. Such personal information is your email address, name, location, among others. Registration for the usage of our website is optional. All users can access most of our anonymously- thus without registering yourself.

You only register if you wish to post events, list you organization/company, post articles, newsletter subscription or comments.

Your personally identifiable information is not sold to third parties thus they are well protected from public view.

Your personally identifiable information will be used to facilitate the communication between you and other members of AwakeAfrica.org. You can determine yourself how if and how much personal information you want to share with the other AwakeAfrica.org visitors.

Collection of non-personally identifiable information

AwakeAfrica.org does obtain some non-personally identifiable information such as the IP-address you use to connect to the Internet, your browser type, or the type of computer operating system you use (Macintosh, Windows, or Linus for example). This information is used to improve the website by – for example – analyzing which pages are popular and which pages need to be improved. The collected information is not sold to third-parties either.

Usage of cookies by AwakeAfrica.org

A “cookie” is a file sent to your browser by a web server and stored on your computer, it contains data that web sites use to identify you as a unique user.

AwakeAfrica.org uses cookies to store information about the country and city from which you are surfing. This information helps us know the scope we cover and on a particular content.

AwakeAfrica.org uses cookies to remember you screen name when commenting on news articles or joining iTell Africa forum. Without these cookies you would need to re-type your screen name all the time.

In all cases you can stop this usage of cookies by AwakeAfrica.org by disabling cookies in your browser. In the help section of your browser you will also find information about how to remove existing cookies from AwakeAfrica.org from your computer.

In general, you can use AwakeAfrica.org without cookies although it might reduce the user-friendliness of the website.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time at our discretion and without notice. If we do, an updated version of this Privacy Policy will be made available on this site so that you remain aware of the data we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.

Further information

Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions, comments or would like more information. Email: info@awakeafrica.org or get intouch with the Editor@awakeafrica.org

*–This Privacy Policy is version 1.0–*