Privacy Policy & Cookie Policy

It is Odds On Africa’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website https://oddsonafrica.com. This privacy policy governs the way in which we protect and process such information. Please read it carefully. If you disagree with its contents, you should discontinue using our services.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

The Odds On Africa website can be accessed and used without registration, and without having to provide us any personal data. You can choose to opt in to receive information about bets, tips, promotions, bonuses, etc. by subscribing to our mailing list by providing your email address.

Odds On Africa collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Odds On Africa’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Odds On Africa’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Odds On Africa may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Odds On Africa also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. Odds On Africa only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Certain visitors to Odds On Africa choose to interact with Odds On Africa in ways that require Odds On Africa to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Odds On Africa gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive Odds on Africa updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, Odds On Africa collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Odds On Africa. Odds On Africa does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

If you select to opt in to receive email marketing information, we may send you marketing and advertising communications and will collect contact information including your name and email address, and preference information, such as your contact and marketing preferences, and brand and product interests. You can can opt out of this service at any time by sending an email request to info@oddsonafrica.com.

Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Odds On Africa uses cookies to help Odds On Africa identify and track visitors, their usage of Odds On Africa website, and their website access preferences. Odds On Africa visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Odds On Africa’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Odds On Africa’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Some cookies will be deleted automatically from your device as soon as you leave the website (so-called session cookies). Other cookies will be stored for a specified period of time that cannot exceed two years in each case (persistent cookies). Odds On Africa also uses so-called third party cookies, which are managed by third parties in order to offer certain services.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Odds On Africa and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

Odds On Africa uses the AdWords and Remarketing Lists features of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers. Odds On Africa and Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to our Site. This means that vendors including Google will display Odds On Africa promotional material on other sites you visit across the Internet.

You may opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertisers including AdWords and opt-out of customized Google Display Network ads by visiting the Google Ads Preferences Manager. To provide website visitors more choice on how their data is collected by Google Analytics, Google has developed an Opt-out Browser add-on, which is available by visiting Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on, to enable you to opt-out of Google’s programs.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

How we protect your data

Odds On Africa discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Odds On Africa’s behalf or to provide services available at Odds On Africa’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Odds On Africa’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Odds On Africa will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Odds On Africa discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Odds On Africa believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Odds On Africa, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of an Odds On Africa website and have supplied your email address, Odds On Africa may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Odds On Africa and our products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Odds On Africa takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Business Transfers

If Odds On Africa, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Odds On Africa goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Odds On Africa may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Odds On Africa may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Odds On Africa’s sole discretion. Odds On Africa encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.