terms and conditions apply to services provided by Jekalo.
owns and operates www.jekalo.com
website, which is referred to as "The Website".
Anyone of legal age or
legally capable, who utilizes the services of Jekalo
is hereby refered to as "The User" and
must accept these mandatory Terms and Conditions of Use and all the
policies and principles that dictate them in other to use the services provided
by "The Website".
The use of services
provided by "The Website" implies the
approval of these Terms and Condition of Use and its contents. If you do NOT
agree with the following terms & conditions of use, do NOT sign up to the
website and do NOT make any use of it.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
DEFINITIONS OF TERMS:
“JEKALO” is internet
ride sharing website. The website provides services which include people
signing to offer rides to commuters going to similar route with ride owners
their by generating socio-economic benefits and also enhance the transportation
system in Nigeria.
“CARPOOL” or “ RIDE OFFER” is the act of offering someone else
a lift with one's personal car.
“RIDE OWNER” is the USER who utilizes JEKALO's service
to accept,offer and share a ride with one or
more PASSENGER going to a certain destination on a previously defined day and
“PASSENGER” is the USER who
expresses interest to share a ride with a "RIDE OWNER"
“USER” is either a RIDE OWNER or PASSENGER, or any
other individual who makes use of Jekalo's services;
“TRIP” is a certain route agreed to be taken by the
PASSENGER and the RIDE OWNER, through "The Website";
“USER ACCOUNT” is a registered website account opened by the
USER in order to use the services provided by Jekalo;
POINT” is an agreed location
between RIDE OWNER and PASSENGER in order to meet and begin the trip;
“REWARDS” is the incentive given to the RIDE OWNER for
offering PASSENGER rides
USER CONTENT AND USE
1. Jekalo has the right to review, filter and remove
any uploaded content considered inappropriate;
2. All text, images and general information are
responsibility of those that created them within the website.
3. By accepting the Terms and Condition of
Use on Jekalo, The user accepts that he or she may be
exposed to content considered offensive, false, or disrespectful to these
Terms, and that he or she will use Jekalo’s services
at his or her own risk.
4. Upon deleting any text,images
or general information on The Website, the user knows and agrees that such
content may remain within Jekalo’s database or in
data backup, but not visible to other users;
a) RIDE OWNER’S
obligations. The RIDE OWNER agrees:
- To having a valid Drivers’ License that complies with
the National and Traffic Law;
- To having a valid Car Insurance;
- To presenting him or herself at appointed time and
place agreed through the website, with the specified vehicle;
- To immediately informing every PASSENGER about any
alteration to a previously scheduled trip. If at least one PASSENGER has
made a reservation and the DRIVER decides to change any aspects of the
trip, the DRIVER compels to previously warn every PASSENGER and obtain the
agreement of all of them to the change he wishes to make.
- To be of Good Conduct at all times
- To waiting the passenger at the Departure point for at
least 15 (fifteen) minutes after the scheduled time (the PASSENGER must,
however, be punctual).
b) The Passengers’
obligations. The PASSENGER agrees:
- To presenting himself at the time and place agreed with
- To informing the RIDE OWNER of a Trip’s Cancellation;
- To be of Good Conduct at all times
- To waiting at the Previously accorded departure point
for at least 15 minutes after the appointed Departure time for the DRIVER;
- To pay the Cost of trip on The Website and not to the
DRIVER – PASSENGER relationship:
Jekalo does NOT provide Transportation services, Its
just a means of supporting Ride Sharing services as well as providing a
platform that would ease RIDE OWNER -
Jekalo cannot be held responsible in case of any acts or omissions by
any user, be those robbery, thievery, missing an
appointment due to any act, argument and others, including the effective
compliance with the Users’ obligations. Jekalo
recommends that every transaction is made should be with good sense of
In case of any any complaints, law
suits, losses responsibilities, damages and expends, including reasonable
lawyer fees and law cost for any damage that they cause or suffer , the user
agrees to Jekalo and its representatives.
Jekalo will collect, store or make available to
other users the data and information provided by other users as long as it is
in the service function, including, but no limited to
Full Name, Photo, Profile, e-mail and Phone Number. These details are crawled
from users facebook profile therefore Jekalo cannot be held responsible for the content that
appears users .
Jekalo will implement appropriate safety measures in
order to safeguard and help avoiding access, change, sharing or destruction
without authorization of any user provided information