1. Collection of Information:
We collect personal information from you through your interaction via our websites, text services or other media platforms. This may occur when you participate in, or sign up to, any of Africa UK Radio’s services, such as interviews, competitions, social media platforms or if you use any of our online forms, register an account or apply for a job with us.
The information we collect may vary depending on the service you request but could include name, address, phone number, email address, username, password, age, gender, date of birth, household composition, comments, competition answers or your job application. We may also ask for additional information depending on the nature of the service you require from us. Unless otherwise stated, the data fields we request must be completed. We will not normally collect any sensitive personal information from you, and in any event, will request your express consent to do so.
If you use any of our services, we will collect the following information: (i) your location upon your first use you will be prompted for permission for us to use your location (which you may decline) in order to offer you personalised services (we cannot offer relevant services if you do not give us the consent to use your location or any required information)? and (ii) your device if you access our services from a device such as a mobile telephone running an application, we will uniquely identify each instance of the application, but we will not be able to personally identify you from this information.
We collect certain information through the use of “Cookies” and other similar means. Cookies are small pieces of information that are stored on your hard drive when browsing on your computer. Alternatively, you may wish to visit www.aboutcookies.org website, which gives more comprehensive information on how to control cookies on a wide variety of web browsers. There, you will also find details on deleting cookies from your machine as well as more general information about cookies.
2. Use of Information
Your personal information will be used for the following purposes:
to provide, administer and communicate with you about our services and promotions (e.g. to enable you to log in to your account and/or enter competitions).
to contact you about a submission you have made through our media platforms including any content you may have provided.
to analyse and improve the services we offer.
to review your application for a job applied with us.
for any marketing communications about content, products, events and promotions by us, that you might be interested in. If you are a registered user, then these communications may be personalised for you based on your browsing preferences.
to send you marketing communications about products, events and promotions by third parties, that you might be interested in. We will only do so if at the time of collecting your personal information you have specifically agreed to opt-in to receive such communications from third parties.
We may also use your personal information in other ways, but we will ensure that you give your consent before further action.
3. Sharing Information
We may carry out research or analysis, which contains your personal information, via our sites. Any “pooled” responses to questions may also be shared with our partner organisations.
We may also disclose personal information about you to comply with applicable laws and when requested to do so by law enforcement agencies or government bodies.
Third Party Advertising
AFRICA UK RADIO sells its own as well as engages the services of a third party advertising agency to source advertising displayed on this website. Such advertising does not represent an endorsement by AFRICA UK RADIO of either the products or services advertised, nor an endorsement of the company or organisation associated with those products or services.
4. Use of Aggregate Information
5. Data Transfers
6. Your Rights
If you are registered for an account with us you may update your personal information at any time via the “SIGN UP” option for web users, where registration is available on the site. You can access the “”SIGN UP” option rom most pages on the website. If you are a text user, then where appropriate the text messages you receive from us will alert you to options for unsubscription and/ or change of details You will be required to follow the instructions.
Personal information we process about you. You have the right to request that we cease sending marketing communications, whether by email or otherwise, to you. You can do this by checking certain boxes when we collect your personal information or by clicking the unsubscribe link in the marketing emails you receive from us. You can also do this by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may request access to the personal information we hold about you. If you would like to submit a request please contact us email@example.com.
Legal Statement: Disclaimer
Africa UK Radio is not liable for any damages arising in contract, wrongdoing or otherwise from the use of or inability to use this site or any material contained in it, or from any action or decision taken as a result of using the site. This site may offer links to other sites thereby enabling you to leave this site and go directly to the linked sites.
Africa UK Radio is not responsible for the content of any linked site not operated by us or any link in a linked site not operated by us. Africa UK Radio is not responsible for any transmission received from any linked site.
The inclusion of a link to a site not operated by Africa UK Radio does not imply that it has been endorsed or approved.
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