Legal Notice

Welcome to Gova-Media, the information website that aims to provide its users with positive news about Africa. This site is available to you subject to your acceptance, without modification, of all the terms and conditions and privacy policies that follow. Please read this agreement before accessing Gova-Media. Your access to or use of all or part of this site is equivalent to your acceptance of the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

1. Responsibility of users
The content available on Gova-Media site (ie articles, videos etc.) is mainly derived from external sources, therefore we do not guarantee it’s accuracy. In order to be transparent in the disclosure of information, we provide our sources at the end of each article.

2. Responsibility of content providers
Users of our site may be permitted to submit content for publication in various areas of Gova-Media site. When you submit content to us, you agree that you have created that content, or have received permission from, or are authorized by, the owner of any part of the content to submit it to Gova-Media site. We do not accept ant liability in respect of any content submitted by users and published on Gova-Media site.

The contributors and authors of contents on Gova-Media site are entirely responsible for all the consequences related to the on-line publishing of their contents on the site. They guarantee that their contents are neither illegal nor undesirable.

By submitting content to us, you are granting us an unconditional, irrevocable, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully transferable, perpetual worldwide licence to use, publish and/or transmit, and to authorize third-parties to use, publish and/or transmit your content. We reserve the right to cut, crop, edit or refuse to publish, your content at our sole discretion. We may remove your content from use at any time.

You warrant that the content you submit to us is not threatening, harassing, fraudulent, invasive of another’s privacy, offensive, defamatory of any person or illegal. You warrant that the content you submit to us does not infringe any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other intellectual or proprietary or privacy right of any party or individual. You  aslo agree not to post content that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files, or programs designed to interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of Gova-Media site.

3. Disclaimer of liability
We do not warrant that Gova-Media site 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. 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 Gova-Media Content or any part of it.

You can access other sites via links from the Gova-Media site. We do not guarantee the security of the content available on the sites to which we refer our users. Therefore, we can not be held responsible for any damages related to the use of these other websites. It is your responsibility to take the necessary precautions to protect your computer system from viruses and other harmful or destructive content.

4. Third party advertising on Gova-Media
You will see advertising material submitted by third parties on Gova-Media Site. Each advertiser is responsible for the content of its advertising material. We accept no responsibility for any of the content of advertising material.

If you would like to advertise on Gova-Media, please email us at

5. Use of material appearing on Gova-Media
Gova-Media is the sole owner of all applicable copyrights, patents, trademarks, logos, and other intellectual property rights, as well as text, images, graphics, logos, audio, video and other material appearing on Gova-Media site. Your use of our website does not give you the right to the reproduction or use of our trademarks.

6. Confidentiality & personal rights
Gova-Media collects some information about users of the site, except for identity information such as name, e-mail, address, telephone number, etc.).

The users of our site have the right to ask for the rectification of their information, and suppression of any content that according to them violates their right. They can contact us at the following address for modification or removal of any unwanted content: They must be able to justify the harm that exists.

7. Indemnification
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Gova-Media, its affiliates, and each of their respective employees directors, from any and all claims, liabilities, costs, and expenses, including, but not limited to, attorneys’ fees and expenses, arising out a breach by you or any user of your account of all mentioned terms and conditions.

8. Changes to these terms and conditions of use
Please note that we may change these terms and conditions at our sole discretion and without your consent. Any revised terms and conditions will be applicable at the time of posting on Gova-Media site. 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 Gova-Media site after it has been posted.