Privacy Policy

Gidicab  recognizes the importance of maintaining your privacy. We value your privacy and appreciate your trust in us. This Policy describes how we treat user information we collect on www.gidicab.com and other offline sources. This Privacy Policy applies to current and former visitors to our website. By visiting and/or using our website, you agree to this Privacy Policy.

Gidi is a property of Gidicab Limited, a Company registered under the Companies and Allied Matters Act, CAP C20, laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 2004, having its registered office at 2 Hon. E . Adedeji Street off New creation Street, off Remi Oluwude, Lekki Epe Expressway, Lagos.

Information we collect

Contact information.

We might collect your personal details or information i.e. name, email, mobile number, phone number, street, city and state address.

Payment and billing information.

We might collect your billing name, billing address and payment method when you access our website. We NEVER collect your credit card number or credit card expiry date or other details pertaining to your credit card on our website. Credit card information will be obtained and processed by our online payment partner PayStack

Information you post.

We collect information you post in a public space on our website or on a third-party social media site.

Demographic information.

We may collect demographic information about you, orders, events you like, events you intend to participate in or any other information provided by you during the use of our website. We might collect this as a part of a survey also.

Other information.

If you use our website, we may collect information about your IP address and the browser you’re using. We might look at what site you came from, duration of time spent on our website, pages accessed or what site you visit when you leave us. We might also collect the type of mobile device you are using, or the version of the operating system your computer or device is running.

We collect information in different ways.

We collect information directly from you.

We collect information directly from you when you register for an event or access our website to place orders. We also collect information if you post a comment on our websites or ask us a question through phone or email.

We collect information from you passively.

We use tracking tools like Google Analytics, Google Webmaster, browser cookies and web beacons for collecting information about your usage of our website.

We get information about you from third parties.

For example, if you use an integrated social media feature on our websites. The third-party social media site will give us certain information about you. This could include your name and email address.

Use of your personal information

We use information to contact you:

We might use the information you provide to contact you for confirmation of an order made on our website or for other promotional purposes.

We use information to respond to your requests or questions.

We might use your information to answer certain questions bothering on the use of Gidicab

We use information to improve our products and services.

We might use your information to customize your experience with us. This could include displaying content based upon your preferences.

We use information to look at site trends and customer interests.

We may use your information to make our website and products better. We may combine information we get from you with information about you we get from third parties.

We use information for security purposes.

We may use information to protect our company, our customers, or our websites.

We use information for marketing purposes.

We might send you information about special promotions or offers. We might also tell you about new features or products. These might be our own offers or products, or third-party offers or products we think you might find interesting.

We use information to send you transactional communications.

We might send you emails or SMS about your account with us.

We use information as otherwise permitted by law.

Protecting information supplied

We ensure we scan our website constantly to identify actual and potential security lapses in order to ensure the safety of your visit to our site by the use of Malware scanning.

We also make use of a SSL certificate to encrypt all data exchange on our website and App

Sharing of information with third-parties

We will share information with third parties who perform services on our behalf.

We share information with vendors who help us manage our online registration process, website, payment processors or transactional message processors. Some vendors may be located outside of Nigeria.

We will share information with the event organizers.

We share your information with event organizers and other parties responsible for ensuring that access into our website is seamless. The event organizers and other parties may use the information we give them as described in their privacy policies.

We will share information with our business partners.

This includes a third party who provide or sponsor an event, or who operates a venue where we hold events. Our partners use the information we give them as described in their privacy policies.

We may share information if we think we have to in order to comply with the law or to protect ourselves.

We will share information to respond to a court order or subpoena. We may also share it if a government agency or investigatory body requests. Or, we might also share information when we are investigating potential fraud.

We may share information with any successor to all or part of our business.

For example, if part of our business is sold we may give our customer list as part of that transaction.

We may share your information for reasons not described in this policy.

We will tell you before we do this.

 

Use of Cookies

Email Opt-Out

You can opt out of receiving our marketing emails.

To stop receiving our promotional emails, please email subscriptions@gidicab.com It may take about ten days to process your request. Even if you opt out of getting marketing messages, we will still be sending you transactional messages through email and SMS about your purchases.

 

Third party sites

If you click on one of the links to third party websites, you may be taken to websites we do not control. This policy does not apply to the privacy practices of those websites. Read the privacy policy of other websites carefully. We are not responsible for these third party sites.

 

Fair Information Practices

Section 37 of the 1999 Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria as amended forms the bedrock of privacy law in Nigeria and the law has played a significant role in the protection of Citizens, their homes, correspondence, telephone conversation and telegraphic communications. There should be limit to the collection of personal data and such data must be obtained pursuant to the Freedom of information Act 2011 or by other lawful means. Understanding fair information practice principles and how it should be implemented is critical to complying with the various privacy law that protects personal information.

In order to be in line with fair information practices, we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:

We will notify you by email, within 5 working days and similarly we will notify the user through in- site notification within 5 working days.

Individuals have inalienable right to seek legal redress against data collection and processors who infringe the law. Apart from the fact that this recognizes individual’s enforceable rights, against data users, it also recognizes that individuals have a right to enforce their privacy in the Court or through other Government agencies saddled with responsibility of investigating and / or prosecuting noncompliance by data processors.

 

Grievance Officer

In accordance with international best practices, we have designated an Officer to whom all complaint of privacy infringement may be submitted. The name and contact details of the Grievance Officer are provided below:

Mr. Timi Ayoade

2 Hon. E . Adedeji Street off New creation Street,

off Remi Oluwude, Lekki Epe Expressway, Lagos.

Email: timiayoade@gidicab.com

If you have any questions about this Policy or other privacy concerns, you can also email us info@gidicab.com

 

Updates to this policy

From time to time we may change our privacy practices. We will notify you of any material changes to this policy as required by law. We will also post an updated copy on our website. Please check our site periodically for updates.

 

Jurisdiction

If you choose to visit the website, your visit and any dispute over privacy is subject to this Policy and the website’s terms of use. In addition to the foregoing, any disputes arising under this Policy shall be governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.