We are pleased that you are using our website and would like to thank you for your interest. Music In Africa (www.musicinafrica.net) is committed to safeguarding the privacy of our visitors. This policy sets out how we will treat your personal information.
The type of information collected by Music In Africa
Anonymous data collection
You may, as a matter of principle, visit the Music In Africa portal www.musicinafrica.net without telling us who you are. We are notified merely of the name of your Internet Service Provider, the website from which you accessed our site, and which of our website pages you visit. This information is evaluated for statistical purposes and you anonymity as an individual user is preserved.
Use Of IP Address
An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to a computer whenever it is connected to the Internet. We may collect IP addresses for the purposes of system administration and to audit the use of the Web Site. We do not link IP addresses to personal information, which means that your session may remain anonymous. However, the Owner cannot guarantee that this will always be the case. For example, it may be necessary to identify a particular user when it is necessary to enforce compliance with the Terms and Conditions or to protect our service website or other interests.
Personally Identifiable Information
We may collect information that can be used to identify you (Personally Identifiable Information). Please note that we only collect Personally Identifiable Information when you specifically provide it to us such as to register for our newsletter or directory, in response to a survey or when registering for personal services. You may also be asked to create a user account and provide certain information including your name, email addresses, physical address, and telephone number. When you create a user account on our website and sign in to your account, you are not anonymous to us.
Using Your Personal Information
In particular we may use your personal information to:
a. monitor the website;
b. improve your browsing experience by personalising the website;
c. enable your use of the services available on the website
d. send you email notifications which you have specifically requested
e. send to you our newsletter
f. deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website; and
Note: The emails that we send contain links that enable you to "unsubscribe" from such mailings.
In addition, we may disclose information about you:
a. to the extent that we are required to do so by law;
b. in connection with any legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings;
c. in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk)
Security Of Your Personal Data
We will take reasonable technical and organisational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure (password- and firewall- protected) servers. Data transmission over the internet is, however, inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet. You are responsible for keeping your password and user details confidential. We will not ask you for your password.
Third Party Websites
The portal contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.