As we set our eyes on providing top-notch, quality news services to our increasing
audience at national (Nigeria) continental (Africa), and international levels, TheNewsGuru (TNG) as a media outlet under the conglomerate, Kingdom Media Network, remains highly focused on upholding the best of journalistic ethics, especially as data protection
of our users/readers.
disclosure and transfer of users information.
for the Services, it renders to its public’s.
Should you have any questions concerning the use of your information, feel free to contact
our Webmaster/Data Protection Officer, at [email protected]
Information we gather:
This aspect explains the kind of information we obtain from you as well as highlight why and
how such information is used in subsequent sections.
The information generated from User’s account:
When you create an account or make certain enquiries on TNG website, there is a likelihood
that we may request some specific information from you, these include the following:
Your personal details – such as name, title and date of birth;
Contact details – Your addresses, phone numbers, email address and social media handles;
Occupational details – To understand your job field and title, department at work, company profile (address, phone number, email etc)
Log in details – Your username and password;
The information generated via automated tools/ cookies
To improve TNG’s performance and the overall functionality of our news website, we often use
to their location.
*Usage and Users device – Cookies helps us at TNG to understand how users navigate our website
as well as tell the device they are using – this helps us to better serve our audience.
With the aid of cookies, we can easily monitor our audience analytics in relation to our editorials
and improve on usability issues.
Apart from the cookies domiciled on our website, we also use various third-party cookies to
report usage of services, measurements of advertisement performance among others.
We only process and share your personal information where we either have your consent or the
legal authorisation for doing so, such as the following:
User consent – This is a situation where you have authorised us to process your personal information for a given specific purpose.
Subscription service – Sometimes we process your personal information to meet special news services you demand. For instance, if you subscribe to our newsletter list, SMS messaging or other direct marketing communications, we would need to process your information to fulfil your subscription.
Legal obligation – This is when TNG as a news outlet is required by law to disclose your information for the prevention, detection, investigation including cyber incidents, or for prosecution and punishment of offences. These disclosures are necessary for complying with the applicable laws and regulations.