Privacy Policy

Overview  

GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG knows that you care about how your personal information is used and shared, thus your privacy is taken seriously. This policy describes the types of information collected, how it may and may not be used, and how it is protected. By visiting GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG, you are accepting the terms of this Privacy Policy and the use of your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.

Information Collected From Users

In the course of your browsing the Site, GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG, cookies-files “cookies” are used for storing of certain information about you and tracking your use of the Site. Upon your registration and subsequent interaction with the Site, GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG may collect mandatory information such as your User Name, Password and primary email address. Use of cookies is common for Internet sites for the purpose of facilitation of their users’ identification. A cookie is a small volume of data which is sent to your internet browser and stored on your PC’s rigid disk. If you do not block or delete cookies, then in each case you use the Site via the same PC GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG web servers would be notified about your using the Site, and would receive data on your visit. Generally, we use cookies for User identification and so that we could have a possibility to:

  • provide access to your account without re-entering data by you
  • collect statistics about usage of the Site;

You are entitled to specify in which manner and at what time cookies will be accepted by way of setting your internet browser installed on PC, which you use for accessing the Site. You can change such settings at any time, as you wish. After your preferences will have been installed in the internet browser, you will be able to accept all cookies, or you can choose to notify you about cookies being directed to your browser, or you can discard all cookies. When you discard all cookies by having selected an option of blocking cookies in your browser, it can be possible that you will more often need to re-enter your information for getting access to your account.

Use of Information Collected From Users

Your information will not be shared or sold to any third party. GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG will not place your name and email address into any marketing, promotional database, or mailing list.

Your information may be given to Government authorities on request in case of any fraudulent or illegal activities that is connected to your account.

Disclosures

GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG may disclose your personal information to third parties. This disclosure may be required by a court order, to comply with legal obligations, or to prevent, detect, mitigate, and investigate a fraudulent or illegal activity that is related to your use of the Site.

We minimize the amount of personal information we disclose to what is directly relevant and necessary to accomplish the specified purpose. As stated above, we do not disclose your personal information to third parties for their marketing and advertising purposes.

We may disclose your personal information to the following parties and for the following purposes:

  • to law enforcement or governmental agencies, or authorized third-parties, in response to a verified request relating to a criminal investigation or alleged or suspected illegal activity or any other activity that may expose the Site Owner, you, or any other of our users to legal liability.
  • to third parties involved in a legal proceeding, if they provide us with a subpoena, court order or substantially similar legal procedure, or the Site Owner otherwise believe in good faith that the disclosure of information is necessary to prevent imminent physical harm or financial loss or to report suspected illegal activity

Security of Information

GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG uses industry standard practices to safeguard the confidentiality of your personal information, including the use of encryption, and firewalls. In an effort to protect all data against loss and unauthorized access, we employ many different security techniques to protect such data from unauthorized access by users inside and outside the company including regulating the physical and virtual access to any root access, database(s), servers, back-ups, encryption keys or other network and security-related infrastructure components. In addition, sensitive information such as passwords are encrypted before being stored in our systems such that even if a breach were to occur and access to the data achieved, the data would still be encrypted. Please be aware that while we take efforts to safeguard your user information, “perfect security” does not exist on the Internet.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

You agree that GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG may amend this policy from time to time by posting the revised Privacy Policy on this Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of the revised policy will constitute your acceptance of the changes.

How to contact us if you believe your privacy has been violated  

If you suspect that your privacy has been violated or that GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG has not abided by the terms set forth in this policy, contact GOODGOVERNANCE.COM.NG by emailing feedback@goodgovernance.com.ng