Privacy Policy

About HiphopAfrica.org

We are https://hiphopafrica.org. To know more about who we are, please visit our About Us Page.

Our website https://hiphopafrica.org has been structured to follow the General Data Protection Regulation. In accordance to the GDPR (EU law on data privacy and protection) we have updated our website’s privacy policy below;

What Data Do We Collect 

Currently there are just a few information about our users which we may collect and store, these data are listed below;

We do collect Comments

Also We Collect Media Files

We Store Cookies

We Embed Contents or Links From Other Sites

Reasons Why We Collect Some User Data

When our users write or drop any comment, we collect the information shown only in the comment form, and then the user’s IP address and user’s browser agent string to  assist us in spam detection. Also anonymized string may be created from user’s mail address (which may be called a hash) and may be shared with the Gravatar service to check if the user is using it. To read about the Gravatar service , please follow this link: https://automattic.com/privacy/. When we approve your After our user’s comment, the profile picture will be visible to other users, but just in context of the user’s comment.

When any user decides to upload images to our website, such user should not upload images which has the ability to also embed location data (EXIF GPS) included. Creative works which are not limited to; Images, music files, PDF files, write-ups, Artworks etc uploaded to our website maybe downloaded, or extracted only by the consent of the copyright owner of such material, please check our DMCA Policy.

When comments are left, and the user decides to save information like name, mail address, or website, we may store these information using cookies, which is purely for the convenience of our users who may wish to return and re-fill such comment forms, only that the cookies which stored the information may auto-fill the form . Cookies last for one year.

You may find embedded videos, images or articles on Hiphopafrica.org, and these embedded materials from another website should behave in such a way it should behave if the user had visited the website from which the embedded material was gotten from. And you should also note that these sites may store some data about you, via cookies, or even embed a third party tracking, and then monitor your how you use the embedded material.

Who Do Else Do We Share Your Information With

We can comfortably tell our users that we do not in any way share their information with a third party, your date (email, passwords etc) are one hundred percent secured with us.

How Long Do We Retain Your Information

All comments and comments’ metadata are stored forever. The comment is stored so we can recognize and subsequently approve any additional comments and not queuing them up for moderation

Rights You Have On Your Information

If any user left comments on our platform, such user may ask for an exported file of the private information we hold the user, any data or publication which was sent to us for promotion are inclusive. Our users may also ask that we delete any private information we hold about him. The delete request may not include any information we are supposed to keep for legal, administrative, or security reasons.

Where Your Information Are Sent

User’s comments are usually checked with the help of automated spam detection service.

Who Is Safe To Use Our Website

The contents on our website is children friendly as we do not publish any adult contents, hatred speeches, discrimination or racial abusive contents etc, but age restrictions apply in a situation a user wishes to promote, send any personal information or leave any comment. Adults who are up to the age of 18 are only allowed to share or send their data.

Additional information You Need To Know

It is our intention to serve you well with the best African entertainment updates, but if you have any other suggestion, or improvement ideas or information you want to share, please Contact Us or mail us via [email protected]

Other necessary information on our website which you should know about are the About Us Page, Contact Us Page, Disclaimer/Terms Of Use, and DMCA Policy.

This page will immediately be updated in any case we decide to re-edit or add more information to our privacy policy.