Benue Television Corporation (“BenueTV”), is a Benue State Government owned Television Corporation with head Office at No 1, Kashim Ibrahim, Benue People’s House, Benue State Government House Makurdi. Our Website address is https://benuetv.be.gov.ng/
Information collection and use
In general, you can visit BENUE TV on the World Wide Web without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. Our Web servers collect IP addresses of Benue TV’s visitors only.
This information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, etc. and is used by BENUETV to measure the use of our site and to improve the content of our site. You cannot be identified from this information only and it is only for the sole purpose of assisting us in providing an effective service on this web site. Companies handling the tracking and performance for BENUE TV also have access to this information. We share some information with third party partners who use the information to analyze our website’s performance and generate site analytics. If you use our website or apps, our advertising partners & commenting solutions may use your information to show you tailored adverts on our website or mobile apps.
On those occasions where you do provide and consent to our use of your personal information, we will only collect only (Username, IP address and location) which will allow us respond to inquiries submitted by you, verify the videos submitted by you, create and improve our products or services. Location information is only collected when the user agrees to share location details with the app. If permission is not given, the report is submitted without location details.
From time to time we would like to use the personal information you supply to us for giving you updates on news and informing you about our programs and services, market research, newsletters, browser push & app notifications.
Although the personal information you provide to us is used in Nigeria, we take steps to ensure that your privacy rights continue to be protected, should the information be used outside Nigeria.
We may provide access to your personally identifiable information when legally required to do so in the following ways: to cooperate with police investigations or other legal proceedings, to protect against misuse or unauthorized use of our website, to limit our legal liability and protect our rights, or to protect the rights and safety of our website or the general public. In these instances, the information is provided only for that limited purpose. We will not share your personally identifiable information in ways unrelated to those described above without providing you with an opportunity to opt out of such use or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.
If at any time you wish us to stop using your personal information for any or all of the aforementioned purposes, please let us know by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org We will cease the use of your information for such purposes as soon as it is reasonably possible to do so.
Your rights attached to your personal data
Under applicable data protection laws, notably the EU General Data Protection Regulation, you have the following rights regarding your personal data:
- The right to be informed about our collection and use of personal data;
- The right of access to the personal data we hold about you;
- The right to rectification if any personal data we hold about you is inaccurate or incomplete;
- The right to be forgotten – i.e. the right to ask us to delete any personal data we hold about you;
- The right to restrict (i.e. prevent) the processing of your personal data;
- The right to data portability (obtaining a copy of your personal data to re-use with another service or organisation);
- The right to object to us using your personal data for particular purposes; and
- Rights with respect to automated decision making and profiling.
To exercise these rights, please contact email@example.com
For any further data protection related questions or complaints, please contact our compliance office at: firstname.lastname@example.org
What are cookies?
Cookies are a feature of Web browser software that allows Web servers to recognize the computer used to access a Web site. Cookies are small pieces of data that are stored by a user’s Web browser on the user’s hard drive. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Web Site, and the Web sites visited just before and just after our Web Site. This information is collected on an aggregate basis. None of this information is associated with you as an individual.
What types of cookies does BenueTV use?
We use two types of cookies: Persistent cookies and BenueTV session cookies. A persistent cookie helps us recognize you as an existing user. When you access the BENUE TV website, a persistent cookie stays in your browser and will be read when you return to the site. BenueTV session cookies only last for as long as the BenueTV session (usually the current visit to a web site or a browser’s BenueTV session).
Third Party Services: We may use services hosted by third parties, such as Google Analytics, to assist in providing our services and to help us understand how the Website is used. These services may collect information sent by a browser as part of a web page request, including IP addresses or cookies. If these third party services collect information, they do so anonymously and in the aggregate to provide information helpful to us such as website trends, without identifying individual visitors.
What cookies do BenueTV use?
Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage data. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
Changing your cookie settings
You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, refer to your browser’s privacy settings for the specifics on doing this. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit a website or some services and functionalities may not work.
How Do You Access And/Or Modify Your Information or Choices?
If you visit our Web site and volunteer personally identifiable information, you may modify, update or delete such information by sending an email to email@example.com You will have access to and be able to revise your personally identifiable information, and to update your preferences regarding what information we have for you. In addition, please be aware that your ability to opt out from receiving marketing and promotional materials does not change our right to contact you regarding your use of our Website.
All data related information shall not be held for longer than necessary with regard to the purpose of the data processing, observing the legal period of limitation.
Security of your personal data
We take reasonable steps to maintain the security of the personally identifiable information that we collect, including limiting the number of people who have physical access to our database servers, as well as installing electronic security systems that guard against unauthorized access. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure. Accordingly, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us, so you do so at your own risk.
Use of your personal information submitted to other Websites
Changes and updates
This Privacy Statement was last revised in April of 2021.