Revision date

This Privacy Policy was last revised on 1 August, 2021.

This Privacy Policy may change from time to time. The revision date above indicates when the Privacy Policy was last revised. By continuing to use The Weekender Republic (TWR) magazine and blog website, (the ‘Website’), you agree to all terms of the most recent version of this Privacy Policy.

Privacy Policy

This Website is maintained by Alumona Media Limited (the ‘Company’), publisher of The Weekender Republic (TWR) magazine and blog. This Website may also include services provided by third parties and distributed through the Website by virtue of a license, grant, or some other forms of agreement between the third party and the Company.

The Company provides this Website under the following conditions. By visiting, accessing, registering or using this Website, you agree to accept our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service (TOS). Please, read them carefully.

TWR treats any personal information that you share with us with sensitivity and security. We use name, address, and email information primarily to deliver items you request, such as submissions, subscriptions, support, donations, advertisements, or email newsletters. We may also use your address or email address to remind you to renew your subscription, notify you about new products or upcoming events, or send you donation appeals and sponsored messages with offers from other organisations. You may always opt out of receiving these communications.

Upon request, we provide our users, including subscribers of the magazine and blog, with access to any personally identifiable information that we maintain about them. Users may correct this information or have themselves removed from any list of users or subscribers that we may share with others by contacting us. (For more information on how to contact us, please see the end of this page.)


Content you submit

The Website allows you to submit and post contents, materials and comments (the ‘Content’), and to comment on Content posted by others. Content that you submit to TWR or post on the Website, including any personal information included in your Content, becomes publicly available and can be seen, collected, and used by others.

Submissions

By submitting any content to the TWR magazine or blog, you hereby grant to TWR the perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, and display all Content, remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, or other information communicated to TWR through this Website, and to incorporate any submission in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.

TWR will not be required to treat any submission as confidential, and may use any submission in its Website (including without limitation, for products or advertising) without incurring any liability for royalties or any other consideration of any kind, and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in future TWR operations.
TWR will treat any personal information that you submit through this Website in accordance with its Privacy Policy.

How we use your email address

We use your email address for administrative purposes (such as notifying you of changes to the Website or customer services). We may also use your email address to remind you to renew your subscription, to contact you about new products or upcoming events, and to send you newsletters or other editorial content, donation appeals, and sponsored messages with offers from other organisations. If you make a donation, we may use your email address to send you occasional messages about our projects or ways that you can support TWR.

In order to send you some of these communications, we may provide your email address to a third party. You may opt out of receiving these communications by contacting us with the postal address or email at the end of this page with your request, along with your full name, address, and email address. In addition, electronic messages to you will provide you with the opportunity to opt out of receiving similar messages in the future.

Information regarding subscribers and donours

When you subscribe to TWR (either the print or the digital edition), to our online newsletter, or make a donation, you may provide us with your name, physical address, and email address. You may also provide credit card account information.

The Company does not retain or use any credit card or other financial account information. That information is conveyed to third-party payment services, and is used only to clear the payment for your subscription or donation. When sending or receiving credit card information, we automatically direct users to a secure transaction server.

When you subscribe, we use the information you provide to deliver the magazine or blog or newsletters, and to send you periodic reminders to renew your subscription. We may also use it to contact you about new products or upcoming events, to send you donation appeals, or to send you sponsored messages with offers from other organisations.

When you donate, we use the information you provide to process your donation. We do not share your name, address, email address, or any other personally identifiable information about your donation with anyone else. If you provide us with your postal address or email, we will use that information for the purpose of delivering any benefit or information you have requested, such as your magazine or blog subscription, newsletters, or other content.

We may also use that information to send you occasional messages about our projects, programmes or ways that you can support TWR. If you do not wish to receive such communications, you can write to us with the postal or email address at the end of this page with your request, along with your full name, address, and email address.

Children’s privacy

TWR maintains a general-audience Website. We do not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of thirteen (13), and we are particularly concerned about children’s privacy online. If you are under the age of 13, please do not send us any of your personal information, and you may use this Website only with the involvement and consent of a parent or a guardian.

If we discover that we have information from a child under the age of 13, we will delete it immediately. If you believe that a child under the age of 13 may have provided his or her information to us, please contact us using the contact information at the end of this page.

Disclosure of personal information

We will not use or disclose your personal information (personally identifiable data such as your name, email address, password, and the content of your communications) except:

  1. As described in our Terms of Service or this Privacy Policy;
  2. After obtaining your permission to a specific use or disclosure;
  3. If we are required to do so in order to comply with any valid legal process or governmental request (such as a court order, a search warrant, a subpoena, a civil discovery request, or a statutory requirement);
  4. Or as otherwise required by law.


Changes to our Privacy Policy

In the future, we may use customer information for new, unanticipated uses not outlined in this Privacy Policy. In that case, we will post the changes on our Website and give you the choice to opt out of these new uses. Customers may prevent their information from being used for purposes other than those for which it was originally collected by contacting us.

How to contact us about privacy

The Weekender Republic

Atm: Privacy Policy

2 Adegbite Street

Beside Agbowo Shopping Complex

Agbowo

Ibadan

Oyo State

Nigeria

Or

Email us via: contact@weekenderrepublic.com. The subject of your email should be ‘Privacy Policy’.