GhanaWeb and its advertisers are committed to protecting the privacy of Internet users.
Unless you register yourself GhanaWeb does not collect personally identifiable information about you, such as your email address, name, age, etc. To register yourself is optional. You can access most of the content of GhanaWeb anonymously without registering yourself.
You must be 18 years or older before you can register yourself.
Your personally identifiable information is not sold to third parties.
Your personally identifiable information will be used to facilitate the communication between you and other members of GhanaWeb. You can determine yourself how if and how much personal information you want to share with the other visitors of GhanaWeb.
GhanaWeb does obtain some types of non-personally identifiable information such as the ip-address you use to connect to the Internet, your browser type, or the type of computer operating system you use (Macintosh or Windows, for example). This information is used to improve the website by - for example - analysing which pages are popular and which pages need to be improved.The collected information is not sold to third-parties.
GhanaWeb uses a cookie for the Say It Loud forum to determine whether you are a registered user. Without this cookie it will not be possible to automatically give you the privileges of a registered user.
In all cases you can stop this usage of cookies by GhanaWeb by disabling cookies in your browser. In the helpsection of your browser you will also find information about how to remove existing cookies from GhanaWeb from your computer.
In general you can use GhanaWeb without cookies although it might reduce the user-friendliness of the website.
A good resource to learn more about your consumer privacy in relation to these advertising networks is the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI). On this website you can opt out from Behavioral Advertising for all the advertising networks which are member of the NAI.