1. Use of material appearing on UgandaCitizen
For the purposes of this agreement, “material” means material including, without limitation, text, video, graphics and sound material, published on the UgandaCitizen or a third party.
You may download and print extracts from the material and make copies of these for your own personal and non-commercial use only. You are not allowed to download or print the material, or extracts from it, in a systematic or regular manner or otherwise so as to create a database in electronic or paper form comprising all or part of the material appearing on UgandaCitizen.com
You must not reproduce any part of UgandaCitizen.com or the material or transmit it to or store it in any other website or disseminate any part of the material in any other form, unless we have indicated that you may do so.
We may be prepared to allow you to distribute or reproduce other parts of the material in certain circumstances. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org you wish to apply for permission to do so.
2. Disclaimer of liability
To the extent permitted at law, we do not accept any responsibility for any statement in the material including any material which is regarded as being defamatory, obscene or offensive. You must not rely on any statement we have published on the UgandaCitizen.com without first taking specialist professional advice. Nothing in the material is provided for any specific purpose or at the request of any particular person.
In the event of any such liability we shall only be liable to you for any loss or damage arising from your use of UgandaCitizen.com which is a reasonably foreseeable consequence or a breach by us of these terms and conditions.
For the avoidance of confusion, we will not be liable for any loss caused as a result of your doing, or not doing, anything as a result of viewing, reading or listening to the material or any part of it (except for death or personal injury attributable to our negligence and to the extent permitted at law).
You can access other sites via links from UgandaCitizen.com. These sites are not under our control and we are not responsible in any way for any of their contents.
We give no warranties of any kind concerning ‘UgandaCitizen’ or the material. In particular, we do not warrant that the UgandaCitizen or any of its contents is virus free. You must take your own precautions in this respect as we accept no responsibility for any infection by virus or other contamination or by anything which has destructive properties.
3. Third party material on UgandaCitizen
You will see advertising material submitted by third parties on UgandaCitizen. Individual advertisers are solely responsible for the content of advertising material which they submit to us, including ensuring that it complies with relevant legislation. We accept no responsibility for the content of advertising material, including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein.
If you want to advertise on UgandaCitizen, please email our advertising sales team at Haythamtendo@hotmail.co.uk.
4. Submitting graphical material and photography for publication on UgandaCitizen.
When you send a photograph or other graphical material to us you do so in accordance with these Terms of service.
This means that you hereby agree that you have taken the photograph(s) you have sent to us or you have permission from or are authorised by the owner of the photograph(s) to send it (them) to us, and you are granting us a non-exclusive, royalty-free licence to publish or otherwise use the photograph(s) in any way and at any time we want on the UgandaCitizen web site.
Selected photographs and graphical material will be published at the discretion of the editor and you will not be paid, even if your photograph(s) is (are) published unless your are employed by us. In which case that will be part of your employmet contract.
We may cut, edit, crop or arrange your photograph(s) or graphic as we think fit to appear on the UgandaCitizen, and we may remove your photograph(s) or graphics at any time.
Your name will be published alongside your photograph(s) or graphic, but we may edit or delete any comments which you submit along with your photograph(s) or graphic.
IMPORTANT: You or the owner of the photograph(s) still own the copyright in the photograph(s) sent to us and are free to republish the photograph(s) wherever you or the owner wish and in whatever medium you or the owner want.
5. Submitting text for publication on UgandaCitizen
Users of our site may submit material for publication in various areas of the site, including our ‘send us your article’ and ‘Feedback’ sections. We accept no liability in respect of any material submitted by users and published by us and we are not responsible for its content and accuracy.
For the avoidance of doubt we accept no responsibility for any defamatory, offensive, infringing, obscene, indecent or other unlawful or objectionable material or information published on UgandaCitizen.com
If you want to submit material to us for publication on the UgandaCitizen, you may do so on the following terms and conditions:
(i) publication of any material you submit to us will be at our sole discretion. We reserve the right to make additions or deletions to the text or graphics prior to publication, or to refuse publication
(ii) you grant us a non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, worldwide licence to republish any material you submit to us in any format, including without limitation print and electronic format
(iii) you warrant to us that any material you submit to us is your own original work and that you own the copyright and any other relevant rights
(iv) you warrant that the material you submit is not obscene, offensive, defamatory of any person or otherwise illegal
(v) you agree not to post material which is deliberately intended to upset other users
(vi) you agree to indemnify and hold us and any of our officers, employees and agents harmless from and against all and any expenses, losses, liabilities, damages, costs or expenses incurred or suffered and any claims or legal proceedings which are brought or threatened, in each case arising from your use of, or conduct on the ‘UgandaCitizen’ and/or breach of any warranties and/ or terms and conditions of the ‘UgandaCitizen’.
(vii) you agree to indemnify and hold us and any of our officers, employees and agents harmless from and against all and any expenses, losses, liabilities, damages, costs or expenses incurred or suffered and any claims or legal proceedings which are brought or threatened, in each case arising from your use of, or conduct on the UgandaCitizen.com and/or breach of any warranties and/ or terms and conditions of theugandacitizen.com
6. Data protection
If you have indicated on the registration form that you wish to receive direct marketing material, your personal details will be included in a database compiled for direct marketing purposes. From time to time, you may receive direct marketing information from us or from third parties.
If you have indicated that you wish to receive email updates only from UgandaCitizen, your personal details will be included on a database compiled for this specific purpose.
If you have indicated that you wish to receive direct marketing material or email updates from Ugandacitizen but subsequently change your mind, you should notify us at email@example.com. As soon after this as is reasonably practicable, we will remove your name details from the relevant database.
These terms may be varied from time to time. Please ensure that you review these terms and conditions regularly as you will be deemed to have accepted a variation if you continue to use the site after it has been posted. Details of variations will be posted.
8. Force majeure
Although we will do our best to provide constant, uninterrupted access to UgandaCitizen, we do not guarantee this. We accept no responsibility or liability for any interruption or delay.
9. Governing Law & Jurisdiction
This agreement is governed by English law and the parties agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.