Terms and conditions of use

INTRODUCTION

Welcome to the Yankara.com website (the "Site"). Your use of Yankara.com website www.yankara.com (hereinafter referred to as "Yankara.com.") and services and tools are governed by the following terms and conditions as applicable to Yankara.com.

For the purposes of this website, "seller", "we", "us" and "our" all refer to Yankara.com and "you" refers to the user of the website.

If you partake in any activity on Yankara.com, you shall be subject to the policies that are applicable to the website for such activity. By mere use of the website you shall be contracting with Hycoders Technologies Limited (the company that owns and operates Yankara.com), a company incorporated under Companies and Allied Matters Act, 1990. These terms and conditions constitute your binding obligations.

By using this website, you confirm that you are at least 18 years of age or are accessing the Site under the supervision of a parent or legal guardian. You agree that if you are unsure of the meaning of any part of these Terms and Conditions, you will not hesitate to contact us for clarification prior to making a purchase or requesting for a service.

Before you subscribe to and/or begin transactiong on this website, we believe that you have fully read, understood, accepted and agreed to the terms and conditions governing use of Yankara.com website. If you do not agree to or wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you may not use this website.

AMENDMENT TO USER(S) AGREEMENT

We may change, modify, amend, or update this agreement from time to time without any prior notification to user(s) and the amended and restated terms and conditions of use shall be effective immediately on posting. You are advised to regularly check for any amendments or updates to the terms and conditions contained in this User Agreement. If you do not adhere to the changes, you must stop using the service. Your continuous use of the service will signify your acceptance of the changed terms.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When You use the Website or send emails or other data, information or communication to Yankara.com, You agree and understand that You are communicating with Yankara.com through electronic records and You consent to receive communications via electronic records from Yankara.com periodically and as and when required.

REGISTRATION AND YOUR ACCOUNT

If you use Yankara.com, you shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your User ID and Password and you shall be responsible for all activities that occur under your User ID and Password. You agree that if you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete that Yankara.com has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or not in accordance with the this Terms and conditions, We have the right to indefinitely suspend or terminate or block access of your membership with Yankara.com and refuse to provide you with access to the Website.

If you register on behalf of a business entity, you represent that business entity and (a) you have the authourity to bind the entity to terms and condition of use and/or this Agreement; (b) the address you use when registering is the principal place of business of such business entity; and (c) all other information submitted to Yankara.com during the registration process is true, accurate, current and complete.

TERMINATION

In addition to any other legal or equitable remedies, we may, without prior notice to you, immediately terminate the Terms and Conditions of Use or revoke any or all of your rights granted under this Terms and Conditions.

Upon any termination of this Agreement, you shall immediately cease all access to and use of the Site and we shall, in addition to any other legal or equitable remedies, immediately revoke all password(s) and account identification issued to you and deny your access to and use of this Site in whole or in part.

Any termination of this agreement shall not affect the respective rights and obligations (including without limitation, payment obligations) of the parties arising before the date of termination. You furthermore agree that the Site shall not be liable to you or to any other person as a result of any such suspension or termination.

If you are dissatisfied with the Site or with any terms, conditions, rules, policies, guidelines, or practices of Hycoders Technologies Limited in operating the Site, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Site.

CHARGES

Membership on Yankara.com is free. We do not charge any fee for browsing and buying on Yankara.com. However we reserve the right to charge fee and change its policies from time to time. In particular, Yankara.com may at its sole discretion introduce new services and modify some or all of the existing services offered on Yankara.com. In such an event we reserve, without notice to You, the right to introduce fees for the new services offered or amend/introduce fees for existing services, as the case may be. Changes to the Fee and related policies shall automatically become effective immediately once implemented on Yankara.com. Unless otherwise stated, all fees shall be quoted in Nigerian Naira. You shall be solely responsible for compliance of all applicable laws including those in Nigeria for making payments to Yankara.com.

PAYMENT AND PRICING

We are determined to provide the most accurate pricing information on the Site to our users; however, errors may still occur, such as cases when the price of an item is not displayed correctly on the website or items are mispriced. As such, we reserve the right to refuse or cancel any order. In the event that an item is mispriced, we may, at our own discretion, either contact you for instructions or cancel your order and notify you of such cancellation.

We shall have the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and payments made. In the event that we are unable to provide the services, we will inform you of this as soon as possible. A full refund will be given where you have already paid for the products.

USE OF VOUCHER CODES

Our Site accepts the use of voucher codes for orders placed online. The marketing voucher codes which are accepted on our Site entitle you at the time of ordering a product to a saving on the order being placed on our Site. Vouchers may also be issued to customers in exchange for advance payments made to us via transfer to our bank accounts for products intended to be purchased on the Site.

Our voucher codes may not be exchanged for cash. With the exception of vouchers issued in accordance with our refunds policy and vouchers issued in exchange for advance payments, we reserve the right to cancel or withdraw our voucher codes at any time.

DELIVERY

This Site is only for delivery of products to customers within Nigeria. We make every effort to deliver goods within the estimated timescales set out on our Site; however delays are occasionally inevitable due to unforeseen factors. We shall be under no liability for any delay or failure to deliver the products within the estimated timescales where they did not occur due to our fault or negligence.

You agree not to hold the seller liable for any delay or failure to deliver products or otherwise perform any obligation if the same is wholly or partly caused whether directly or indirectly by circumstances beyond our reasonable control.

RETURN POLICY

Our Return Policy is as contained in the document titled “Return Policy” on our Site.

INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify us, our affiliates, officers, directors, agents and/or employees, as the case may be, free from any claim or demand, including reasonable legal fees, related to your breach of these Terms and Conditions.

APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION

These Terms and Conditions shall be interpreted and governed by the laws in force in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Subject to the Arbitration section below, each party hereby agrees to submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of Nigeria and to waive any objections based upon venue.

ARBITRATION

Any controversy, claim or dispute arising out of or relating to these Terms and Conditions will be referred to and finally settled by private and confidential binding arbitration before a single arbitrator held in Nigeria in English and governed by Nigeria law pursuant to the Arbitration and Conciliation Act Cap A18 Laws of the Federation of Nigeria 2004, as amended, replaced or re-enacted from time to time.

The arbitrator shall be a person who is legally trained and who has experience in the information technology field in Nigeria and is independent of either party. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Site reserves the right to pursue the protection of intellectual property rights and confidential information through injunctive or other equitable relief through the courts.

USE OF WWW.YANKARA.COM WEBSITE

You agree, undertake and confirm that your use of Yankara.com shall be strictly governed by the following binding principles:

You shall not host, display, upload, modify, publish, transmit, update or share any information that:

  1. Belongs to another person and to which you do not have any right
  2. Is grossly harmful, harassing, blasphemous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, paedophilic, libellous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically objectionable, disparaging, relating or encouraging money laundering or gambling, or otherwise unlawful in any manner whatever; or unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing including but not limited to "indecent representation of women" or misleading in any way
  3. Violates any law for the time being in force
  4. Is patently offensive to the online community, such as sexually explicit content, or content that promotes obscenity, pedophilia, racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual
  5. Harasses or advocates harassment of another person
  6. Involves the transmission of "junk mail," "chain letters," or unsolicited mass mailing or "spamming"
  7. Promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous
  8. Infringes upon or violates any third party's rights [(including, but not limited to, intellectual property rights, rights of privacy (including without limitation unauthorized disclosure of a person's name, email address, physical address or phone number) or rights of publicity]
  9. Promotes an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person's copyrighted work
  10. Interferes with another user's use and enjoyment of Yankara.com Website or any other individual's user and enjoyment of similar services