Terms of service

Terms and Conditions of Wem.com.ng

 

Your access to and use of the information, materials, and services provided on this Site is conditional upon your acceptance and compliance with the Terms. The Site is owned and operated by Wem Limited defined as (“Wem”, “we”, “us” and “our”).

 

Your continued use of this site will be deemed as acceptance of these Terms by you. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not use this Resource. Wem reserves the right to change Terms and Conditions at any time by publishing the new Terms and Conditions on the Resource. By continuing to use the service you are indicating your acceptance to be bound by the amended Terms and Conditions. Depending on what level of service you choose, there may be other terms that governs your relationship with Wem in conjunction with these Terms. The materials contained in this website are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

 

To provide you with the service, you must authorize the provision of certain personal information to us as described in our privacy policy. Our privacy policy governing the service is incorporated into these Terms (“Privacy Policy”). By accepting these Terms and using the service, you consent to and authorize the collection and use of personal information in accordance with the Privacy Policy.

 

 

USER CONDUCT

You agree NOT TO post, list, email, or otherwise make available any content:

That is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, or is harmful to minors in any way;

That is pornographic or depicts a human being engaged in actual sexual conduct;

That harasses, degrades, intimidates or is hateful towards any individual or group of individuals based on religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability;

That violates the laws;

That impersonates any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Wem employee, or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity;

That includes personal or identifying information about another person without that person’s explicit consent;

That is false, deceptive, misleading, deceitful, misinformative;

That infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;

That you do not have a right to make available under any law or contractual or fiduciary relationships;

That constitutes or contains ‘link referral code,’ ‘junk mail,’ ‘spam,’ ‘chain letters,’ ‘pyramid schemes,’ or unsolicited commercial advertisement;

That advertises any illegal service or the sale of any item which is prohibited or restricted by any applicable law;

That contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;

That employs misleading email addresses, or forged headers or otherwise manipulated identifiers to disguise the origin of content transmitted through the service.

That violates any applicable laws including but not limited to consumer protection, data protection and intellectual property laws (including their regulations and guidelines)

Violate any applicable posting policies;

Post listings that do not show clear, truthful, verifiable, complete and unambiguous information regarding your contact details, the price, service delivery, and any additional charge;

Post any threatening, abusive, defamatory, pornographic, obscene, or indecent material;

Use the services in any manner that could impair any of our websites or applications in any way or interfere with any party’s use or enjoyment of any such site or application;

Post any material that is harmful to, harms or could harm minors in any way;

Be false or misleading or employ false or misleading advertising practices;

Infringe any third-party right;

Distribution of ads that contain spam, chain letters, or pyramid schemes;

Distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm Wem or the interests or property of Wem users;

Impose an unreasonable load on our infrastructure or interfere with the proper working of Wem;

Copy, modify, or distribute any other person’s content without their consent;

Use any robot spider, scraper or other automated means to access Wem and collect content for any purpose without our express written permission;

Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including email addresses, without their consent or otherwise violate the privacy of another person;

Use the information available in Wem to contact the users or the advertisers for any purpose other than for the use of the services;

Bypass measures used to prevent or restrict access to Wem.

 

 

GENERAL WEM POSTING POLICIES

As a condition of your use of Wem, you agree that you are older than 18 years of age.

 

You are solely responsible for all information that you submit to Wem and any consequences that may result from your post.

 

We reserve the right at our discretion to refuse or remove content, or those parts thereof, that we believe is inappropriate or breaching our terms of use. We may, at our discretion, remove ads, put ads on hold or make minor changes thereto, when they do not comply with the Posting Policies.

 

General reasons for ad removal, ads being placed on hold, or minor changes made:

Against our User Conduct policy

Removal of personal information in an ad

Duplicate of another ad posted by you, or several ads placed by you for the same goods or services, or multiple ads in different locations

Only one Wem account per user is allowed. Creating multiple accounts for the sole purpose of duplicating ads is not permitted

Posted under wrong category (You must choose the single most relevant category for your ad)

Not entering your contact details through the means provided by the sites (for example as part of an overlay, logo or watermark)

Entering information in incorrect fields (you must use the fields provided), or not completing all the fields

We only accept ads in English (Foreign translation may be included below if appropriate)

No overseas ads accepted, Wem is only for a local community or local businesses

No website links to other websites, and such other sites as we may deem to be inappropriate

Removal of keywords that refer to competitive websites, or removal of brands in the case of keyword stuffing, i.e. brands that are not accurately descriptive of the item/service or not related to the item/service advertised. We shall apply a keyword spamming rule which applies to all categories.

Not descriptive enough (Ads that do not provide enough detail will be removed as this makes a bad browsing experience)

Appears to be a copy of another ad posted on Wem (You may not copy other user ads, your ad must be original)

A strong call to actions in titles (Call me now!)

Re-ordering images to make the first one more appealing for user browsing

Not providing images of the goods at the time of listing when expressly requested to do so

Images which are unsuitable for the purpose (for example which is too small, drawings, word art, etc.)

Edit Typos, Edit/Remove duplicate keywords

Inappropriate language

Ads should list the full selling price and shall not include hidden additional costs

Inappropriate photo / image

Discriminatory on race / religion / nationality

Selling or offering services for supplements/medicine general or pharmaceutical

Selling body parts / bodily fluids, adoption or surrogacy anywhere on the site

Ads that report other fraudulent ads.

 

Wem reserves the right to remove any postings that we feel are not relevant, or of value to the Wem community, with or without notice.

 

 

ABUSE

Wem and its users shall work together to keep the site working properly and the community safe. You are required to report problems, offensive content and policy breach to us.

 

Without limiting other remedies, we may issue warnings, limit or terminate our service, remove hosted content exercise our discretion when ads do not comply with our policies, and take technical and legal steps to keep users off Wem  if we think that they are creating problems or acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of our policies. However, whether we decide to take any of these steps, remove hosted content, exercise our discretion when ads do not comply with our policies, or keep a user off Wem or not, we do not accept any liability for monitoring Wem or for unauthorized or unlawful content on Wem or use of Wem by users. You also recognize and accept that Wem is not under any obligation to monitor any data or content which is submitted to or available on the site.

 

 

FEES AND SERVICES

Wem may charge a fee for using our services. If the service you use incurs a fee, you’ll be able to review and accept that charge and any additional terms and conditions applicable, including forms of payment, to the service at the time of purchase. This will be disclosed at the time you post your ad. Our fees are quoted in nigerian currency, and we may change them from time to time. We’ll notify you of changes to our fee policy by posting such changes on the site. We may choose to temporarily change our fees for promotional events or new services; these changes are effective when we announce the promotional event or new service.

 

Our fees are non-refundable, and you are responsible for paying them when they’re due. If you don’t, we may limit your ability to use the services. If your payment method fails or your account is past due, we may collect fees owed using other permissible collection mechanisms.

 

 

INFRINGEMENT

Do not post content that infringes the rights of third parties, This includes, but is not limited to, content that infringes on intellectual property rights such as copyright, design, and trademark (e.g. offering counterfeit service for sale). A large number of very varied services are offered on Wem by private individuals in Nigeria. Entitled parties, in particular, the owners of copyright, trademark rights or other rights owned by third parties can report any offers which many infringe on their rights, and submit a request for this offer to be removed. If a legal representative of the entitled party reports this to us in the correct manner, products infringing on the intellectual property rights will be removed by Wem.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

You agree that the use of the Wem website is entirely at your own risk. The postings on the website are provided on an ‘as available’ basis, without warranties of any kind. All express and implied warranties, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary rights are expressly disclaimed to the fullest extent permitted by law. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Wem disclaims any warranties for the security, reliability, timeliness, accuracy, and performance of the Wem website. Wem disclaims any warranties for other services or goods received through or advertised on the Wem website or accessed through any links on the Wem webpage. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Wem disclaims any warranties for viruses or other harmful components in connection with the Wem webpage.

 

We do not actively monitor data or content. We are not involved in the actual transactions between users.

 

You agree not to hold us responsible for things other users post or do.