Privacy Policy & Terms of Use

Thank you for visiting the web site of Governor Babatunde Fashola (SAN) of Lagos State, Nigeria. It is designed to make it easier and more efficient for Lagos State citizens and businesses to interact with their Governor.

Privacy Policy
Like all online resources, we recognize that visitors to this web site are concerned about their privacy. We are, therefore, committed to preserve your privacy when visiting this web site.

This policy describes our privacy practices regarding information collected from visitors to this web site. This policy describes what data is collected and how that information is used. We may, at our sole discretion, change modify, add, or delete portions of this policy. Because this privacy policy only applies to this web site, you should examine the privacy policy of any web site, including Lagos State Government web site, you access through this web site.

The privacy policy of this web site includes, but not necessarily limited to, the following principles:

1. Personally identifiable information is obtained through lawful means.

2. The purposes for which personally identifiable data are collected shall be specified at or prior to the time of collection, and any subsequent use of the data shall be limited to and consistent with the fulfillment of those purposes previously specified.

3. Personal data may not be disclosed, made available, or otherwise used for a purpose other than those specified, except with the consent of the subject of the data, or as required by law or regulation.

4. Personal data collected shall be relevant to the purpose for which it is needed.

5. The general means by which personal data is protected against loss, unauthorized access, use, modification, or disclosure shall be posted, unless the disclosure of those general means would compromise legitimate agency objectives or law enforcement purposes.

Terms of Use
This site is monitored to ensure proper operation, to verify the functioning of applicable security features, and for comparable purposes. Anyone using this site expressly consents to such monitoring. Unauthorized attempts to modify any information stored on this system, to defeat or circumvent security features, or to utilize this system for other than its intended purposes are prohibited and may result in criminal prosecution.

This web site wants you to know about the collection, use, security, and access to information that may be obtained through use of this site. By visiting this web site, you are accepting the policies and practices described in this Notice.

What Is Personal Information?
"Personal information" is information about a natural person that identifies or describes an individual, including, but not limited to, his or her name, physical description, home address, home telephone number, education, financial matters, and medical or employment history, readily identifiable to that specific individual.

"Electronically collected personal information" that we automatically collect includes your domain name or Internet Protocol address, and statistical information about which web pages you visit. If you voluntarily participate in an activity that asks for specific information (i.e., completing our online forms, personalizing the content of the web site, sending an e-mail, or participating in a survey) more detailed data will be collected. If you choose not to participate in these activities, your choice will in no way affect your ability to use any other feature of the web site.

Are Children Eligible to Visit Our Site?
Children are eligible to visit this site but they should not use services that require submission of personal information, and we require that minors (under the age of 18) do not submit any personal information to us. This includes submitting personal information to us as part of a user profile. If you are a minor, you can use these services only if used together with your parents or guardians. If you are a minor, you should seek guidance from your parents. We will not provide personal information about children to third parties.

How Do We Use Information We Collect?
Personal information collected directly from volunteering individuals to deliver the specific services, but use of these services is voluntary.

Whenever you visit this site, we automatically collect and store the following information about your visit:

1. The Internet Protocol Address and domain name used, but not the e-mail address. The Internet Protocol Address is a numerical identifier assigned either to your Internet service provider or directly to your computer. We use the Internet Protocol Address to direct Internet traffic to you and generate statistics used in the management of this site;

2. The type of browser and operating system you used;

3. The date and time you visited this site;

4. The web pages or services you accessed at this site;

5. The web site you visited prior to coming to this web site;

6. The web site you visit as you leave this web site; and

7. If you downloaded a form, the form that was downloaded.

This information is used to improve the content of our web services and to help us understand how people are using our services. This information does not identify you personally and is used for gathering web site statistics to continually improve the value of the materials available.

How Do We Use Information on Our Online Request Form?
Any information you provide to us in our online request form is only shared with entities involved in your case as necessary. Information you provide may be included with other consumers' information to be used for statistical reporting, trending data, and/or investigative actions.

If you provide us with information regarding an issue that does not fall within our regulatory jurisdiction, we may refer your information to the appropriate local, State, or federal agency on your behalf.

How Do We Treat Information Submitted During Survey?
If during your visit to the State's web site you participate in a survey or send an e-mail, the following additional information is collected:

1. The e-mail address and contents of the e-mail.

2. Information volunteered in response to the survey.

This information may include audio, video and graphic files.

How Do We Treat Your E-Mails?
We use the information on your emails to improve our service to you or to respond to your request. Sometimes we forward your e-mail to other Lagos State employees who may be better able to help you, and this staff may be employed by a different agency within the State.

We use your e-mail to respond appropriately. This may be to respond to you, to address issues you identify, to further improve our web site, or to forward the e-mail to another agency for appropriate action.

How Do We Treat Information on Order Forms?
If you place an order with us, we request information from the user on our order form. A user must provide contact information (like name and shipping address) and financial information (like credit card number and expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your order/request. If we have trouble processing an order, this contact information is used to get in touch with you.

How Do We Treat Cookies?
Cookies are simple text files stored on your computer by your web browser. We do not use cookies to maintain personalization, however some external sites may.

We make every attempt to avoid the use of cookies. When needed to maintain the functionality of an application, unlike the common usage of cookies, we only use cookies during the Live Chat! and other interactive sessions.

Cookies created on your computer by using this web site do not contain "personal information" and do not compromise your privacy or security. We use the cookie feature only to store a randomly generated identifying temporary tag on your computer. You can refuse the cookie or delete the cookie file from your computer by using any of the widely available methods. However, if you turn your cookie option off, you may not be able to access some of the features in our interactive applications.

What is Our Security Warranty?
We took several steps to safeguard the integrity of this site, including but not limited to authentication, monitoring, auditing, and encryption. Security measures have been integrated into the design, implementation, and day-to-day practices of the entire platform. This information should not be construed in any way as giving business, legal, or other advice, or warranting as fail proof, the security of information provided via this web site.

Do We Guaranty Links to Other Sites?
Our web site has links to sites we feel might be useful to you and which may provide services. When you link to another site, you are no longer on our site and are subject to the privacy policy of the new site. We provide no guarantee for any external site you access from our pages.

What Is Our Limitation of Liability?
We attempt to maintain the highest accuracy of content on its web site. Any errors or omissions should be reported Technical Contact for investigation.

We make no claims, promises, or guarantees about the absolute accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of this web site and expressly disclaim liability for errors and omissions in the contents of this web site. No warranty of any kind, implied, expressed, or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and freedom from computer virus, is given with respect to the contents of this web site or its hyperlinks to other Internet resources. Reference in this web site to any specific commercial products, processes, or services, or the use of any trade, firm, or corporation name is for the information and convenience of the public, and does not constitute endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by Governor Babatunde Fashola (SAN), or its employees or agents.

Who Has Ownership of This Site?
In general, information presented on this web site, unless otherwise indicated, is considered in the public domain. It may be distributed or copied as permitted by law. However, use of copyrighted data (e.g. photographs, videos, radios) may require additional permissions prior to your use. We shall have the unlimited right to use for any purpose, free of any charge, all information submitted via this site except those submissions made under separate legal contract. We shall be free to use, for any purpose, any ideas, concepts, or techniques contained in information provided through this site.