Privacy Policy

May, 4 2024

Introduction to Privacy Policy

Zululand Daily News takes your privacy seriously and is committed to protecting the personal information of its users and readers. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of information we collect, how it is used, and the steps we take to ensure your personal information is handled appropriately. The policy applies to all information received by Zululand Daily News, both online and offline, on any Platform ('Platform', includes the Zululand Daily News website and mobile applications), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications.

Collection of Information

At Zululand Daily News, we collect various types of personal information. This includes, but is not limited to, names, email addresses, postal addresses, and telephone numbers that you voluntarily submit to us for subscribing to our services, accessing various content or features, submitting comments and feedback, or interacting with our site. We may also collect certain information automatically when you visit our website, such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, and other usage details.

Use of Collected Information

The information collected by Zululand Daily News is used to improve the content of our website, customize the content and/or layout of our pages for each individual visitor, notify consumers about updates to our website, and contact consumers for marketing purposes. Information collected may also be used to fulfill your requests for our services, conduct research, and offer content and advertisements tailored to your interests.

Data Sharing and Disclosure

Zululand Daily News does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances: We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with Zululand Daily News under confidentiality agreements. These companies may use your personal information to help Zululand Daily News communicate with you about offers from Zululand Daily News and our marketing partners.

Your Rights

You have certain rights under applicable data protection laws which may include the right to access or correct your personal information, as well as the right to object to or request the restriction of processing of your personal information, and the right to data portability. If you wish to exercise any of these rights, please contact us via email at [email protected].

Contact Information

For questions or concerns regarding this Privacy Policy or your information, you may contact Elara Wentzel at the following postal address: University of Cape Town, Private Bag X3, Rondebosch, Cape Town 7701, South Africa, or by email at [email protected].