Who we are
Our website address is: http://gistus.ng.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Who we share your data with
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
From time to time, http://gistus.ng Users may answer online surveys through the http://gistus.ng Web site. Our online surveys may ask visitors for contact information (such as their e-mail address). Our surveys are designed to obtain broad demographic information regarding our services and the desires and concerns of our customers and visitors.
From time to time, http://gistus.ng Users may participate in contests through the http://gistus.ng Web site. GistReel.Com runs contests on our site in which http://gistus.ng may ask visitors for contact information (such as their e-mail address) and demographic information (such as their zip code, age, or income level).
If a User sends us personal correspondence, such as e-mails or letters, http://gistus.ng may collect such information into a file specific to that User. Users should not send privileged or sensitive materials unless specifically directed, or granted permission, by http://gistus.ngor one of its affiliate attorneys.
Due to the existing regulatory environment, http://gistus.ng cannot ensure that all of a Users private communications and other Personal Information will never be disclosed in ways not otherwise described in this Privacy Statement. By way of example (without limiting the foregoing), http://gistus.ng may be forced to disclose information to the government or third parties under certain circumstances, or third parties may unlawfully intercept or access transmissions or private communications. Further, http://gistus.ng can (and you authorise us to) disclose any information about you to law enforcement or other government officials as http://gistus.ng, in our sole discretion, we believe necessary or appropriate. http://gistus.ng uses industry standard practices to protect our Users privacy, http://gistus.ng does not promise that their personally identifiable information or private communications can remain private.
Data Quality and Access
In accordance with the Fair Information Practices defined by the government, http://gistus.ng encourages Users to correct any inaccuracies in the personal information that has been previously provided to the Web site. Users may correct or update their information by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org