We are fully aware of certain obligations bestowed upon us by the National Information Technology Development Agency more specifically under the Nigerian Data Protection Regulation of 2019, so we take good care to comply at all times with this and all relevant laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
Be rest assured that we also understand the issues and concerns surrounding the use of personal data in business, so we maintain very high standards and are accountable to you at all times to the extent of the law.
Please be aware that we reserve the right to change this policy at any given time, following which you will be promptly notified and given the opportunity to opt out of the same.
If you want to make sure that you are up to date with the latest changes, we advise you to frequently visit this page.
Consent to Collect Data & Lawful Processing of Data
We assure you that data collection on our website constitutes lawful processing in line with subsisting data protection regulations as lawful processing of data is integral to our performance of the contract to which our users are a party to the provision of our services.
What User Data We Collect
When you visit our website, we may collect the following personal collectable information:
- Your Full Name and Address
- Your Phone Number
- Your MAC address
- Your IP address.
- Your contact information and email address.
- Personal Identifiable Information.
- Data profile regarding online payments on the website.
- Debit/Credit Card Details for payment purposes.
Why We Collect Your Data
We are collecting your data for several reasons:
- To better understand your needs.
- To fulfil our contractual obligations towards you.
- For archiving purposes for the protection of public interest.
- To enable us to verify the identity of the person reporting anyone missing through our platform.
- To ensure that the person(s) using our platform are of legal age.
- To enable us to facilitate locating the family/guardians of any missing person that is found.
- To send you promotional emails containing the information we think you will find interesting.
- To customize our website according to your online behaviour and personal preferences.
How Long We Will Keep Your Data
In accordance with the Nigerian Data Protection Regulation of 2019, your personal data will not be held for longer than is required under the terms of our contract for services with you.
We respect our users' unfettered right under the existing data protection regulations to request that their data be deleted from our database and as such we aim to provide you with the opportunity to do so at any reasonable time, simply send us an email stating your intentions to do so via [email protected].
However, your request for deletion will be subject to the restrictions of our regulatory obligations and legitimate interests.
>Data Security Policy
The Missing Persons platform is committed to securing your data and keeping it confidential and to that end we have done all in our power to prevent data theft, unauthorized access, and unauthorized disclosure by utilizing adequate cyber security measures like password encryption and Laravel, which includes using CSRF tokens and firewalls, while storing data securely with access to specifically authorized individuals, continuously employing data encryption technologies and updating organizational policy for handling your personal data in line with the provisions of the Nigerian Data Protection Regulation of 2019.
Personal Data Usage Covenant
We hereby guarantee that all personal data collected on our website will be used adequately and accurately without prejudice to the data owner’s identity.
How We Collect Your Data
Withdrawal of Consent and Opting Out Policy
We understand that at some point, you might wish to withdraw consent to the use and collection of your personal data. You can accomplish this by sending an email to [email protected].
It is important for you to understand that the existence of your right to withdraw consent at any time does not affect the lawfulness of our act of collecting your personal information based on your initial consent before its withdrawal.