Terms & Conditions

1.   Preamble

1.1.These are the terms and conditions governing the use of https://necapreneur.ng, (the Website) and the agreement that operates and binding between NECAPreneur and All Users to the Site (the Terms). The Website is owned and operated by NECAPreneur and the Terms set out the rights and obligations of all users in relation to the Website. Please, carefully read these Terms and our Privacy Statement. By using the Website, you are consenting to be bound by the Terms and our Privacy statement. We may revise the Terms and information contained on the Website at any time and without notice. If you do not agree to the Terms or the Privacy Statement, please refrain from using the Website.

1.2. If you have questions about the Terms or the Privacy Statement, please send an email to: info@necapreneur.ng or contact Nigeria Employers‘ Consultative Association (NECA), Plot A2, Hakeem Balogun Way, NECA House, Alausa, Ikeja - Lagos, Nigeria

2.   Liability 

2.1.1.    While we are definite about the principles and practices as expounded in the lectures as germane to successful entrepreneurship, we cannot rule out the fact that some externalities peculiar to participants could negate the world class customised learning offered on NECAPreneur. This, we do not guarantee and do not also take liability.


2.1.2. NECAPreneur is also providing a platform for partners and sponsors through widgets and website links, etc. We do not guarantee and do not take liability in any way to the information/materials and offers from other stakeholders to Users to the website.


2.1.3 Any arrangements made between you and any other person, using or named on the Website are entirely at your sole risk and responsibility.

2.2. To the extent permitted by law, we, and our Authorized Agents/Representatives are hereby indemnified from: 

2.2.1. any liability for loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of the Website, any websites linked to it and any material posted on it;

2.2.2. any liability for any bugs or faults in our systems or tools; and

2.2.3. any liability for direct, special, indirect or consequential loss or damage incurred by any user in connection with the Website or in connection with the use, inability to use, or results of the use of the Website, any websites linked to it and any materials posted on it, including, without limitation to:

i.loss of income or revenue;

ii.loss of business;

iii.loss of profits or contracts;

iv.loss of anticipated savings;

v.loss of data;

vi.loss of goodwill;

vii.wasted management or office time; and

viii.for any other loss or damage of any kind, however arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise.


3. Privacy 

3.1. In order to obtain access to certain services provided via the Website you will be required to register on the Website. To do this you will have to provide personally identifiable information such as your name, postal address, e-mail address and telephone number. You can choose not to provide this information, however, you might not be able to gain access to our services or purchase products from our Website. If you contact us for any reason, we may keep a record of that correspondence.


3.2. Any communication or material that you transmit to, or post on, any public area of the Website including any personal information, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like, is, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary information. Such personal information is not covered by these Terms and Conditions.


3.3. We will retain your personal information for as long as needed to provide you services and to maintain a record of your transactions for financial reporting purposes [or until such time as you deactivate your account]. We will also retain your personal information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.


3.4. The security and confidentiality of your information is extremely important to us. As no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information that you transmit to us and you transfer the data at your own risk. We endeavour to use the appropriate technical and organizational measures in order to secure the confidentiality of your personal data, to prevent unauthorised or unlawful processing of such personal data, and to protect against accidental or unlawful destruction, accidental loss, alteration or unauthorised disclosure or access and to otherwise protect the security of such personal data.


3.5. We shall not face any liability in the event of our system being hacked and personal information being stolen.


4. Abuse 

4.1. Users have a requirement to treat other learners/users with respect.

4.2. Users must not make any comments towards other users or NECAPreneur staff/administrators that:

4.2.1. Contain any material which is defamatory of any other person;

4.2.2. Breach the data protection or privacy rights of any person;

4.2.3. Contain any material which is obscene, offensive, hateful or inflammatory;

4.2.4. Promote sexually explicit material;

4.2.5. Promote violence;

4.2.6. Promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;

4.2.7. Infringe any patent, copyright, database right, trademark or other intellectual property right of any other person;

4.2.8. Is likely to deceive any other person;

4.2.9. Is made in breach of any legal duty owed to a third party, such as contractual duty or a duty of confidence;

4.2.10. Promote any illegal activity;

4.2.11. Is threatening, abuse or invade another’s privacy, or cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;

4.2.12. Is likely to harass, upset, embarrass, alarm or annoy any other person;

4.2.13. Is used to impersonate any person, or to misrepresent your identity or affiliation with any person;

4.2.14. Gives the impression that the comments/information emanate from NECAPreneur, if this is not the case; or

4.2.15. Advocates, promotes or assists any unlawful act such as (by way of example only) copyright infringement or computer misuse.


5. Limits of Use 

5.1. You may use our Website only for lawful purposes. You may not use our Website:

5.1.1. In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation;

5.1.2. In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect;

5.1.3. To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with our [content] standards;

5.1.4. To download any content from courses;

5.1.5. To transmit any data, send or upload any material that contains viruses, trojan horses, worms, time-bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or any other harmful programmes or similar computer code(s) designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software or hardware.


5.2. You also agree:

5.2.1. Not to reproduce, duplicate, copy or re-sell any part of our website in contravention of the provisions of these Terms;

5.2.2. Not to use ad-blocking software;

5.2.3. Not to charge others for the use of NECAPreneur unless in specific written agreement with NECAPreneur;

5.2.4. Not to reuse text or graphics from the Website or parts thereof.


6. Termination 

We retain discretion to deactivate your account and access to the Website services at any time for any reason whatsoever.

You can deactivate your account at any time, but NECAPreneur shall maintain course tracking history in our database.


7. Use of Data 

7.1. We use information held about you in the following ways:

7.1.1. To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer;

7.1.2. To use it in data analytics and transfer to our operated systems for this purposes;

7.1.3. To provide you with information that you request from us or which we feel may interest you, where you have consented to be contacted for such purposes;

7.1.4. To conduct marketing analysis;

7.1.5. When a learner/user submits a testimonial or comment, they give permission for NECAPreneur to use that on the NECAPreneur website, community and in marketing material.


8. Social Media 

8.1. NECAPreneur reserves the right and has absolute discretion to screen, review, filter, edit, refuse or remove without notice any content posted on any NECAPreneur social media including:

8.1.1. Comments which include offensive, inappropriate or obscene language or content (including images, videos or links);

8.1.2. Threatening, abusive or insulting statements likely to stir up hatred;

8.1.3. Material infringing copyright or intellectual property rights;

8.1.4. Material in breach of privacy or confidentiality obligation; and

8.1.5. Spam messages.


8.2 Users must be 16 years or older to sign up to and post on NECAPreneur social media accounts.


9. Indemnity 

9.1. You will defend, indemnify and hold harmless NECAPreneur, our Agents and Staff from and against any and all claims, liabilities, damages, losses or expenses, including reasonable legal costs, arising out of or in any way connected with any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions.


10. Services Terms and Conditions 

Beyond the provision of e-learning, NECAPreneur is also a “One-Stop Shop” that provides a platform bringing together Sponsors and partners supporting NECA’s entrepreneurship engagement with the Nigerian young. These Sponsors and partners are supporting NECAPreneur in various capacities. However note that:

1.   Participation in NECAPreneur does not automatically guarantee access to the facilities provided by these Partners and sponsors.

2.   Sponsors and Partners have criteria for access to their facilities and they are solely responsible for determination of Participants that qualify

3.   NECAPreneur only provides a platform bringing Participants in contact with owners of these facilities.