• Introduction
  • These Website Standard Terms and Conditions written on this webpage shall manage your use of this website. These Terms will be applied fully and affect your use of this Website. By using this Website, you agreed to accept all terms and conditions written here. You must not use this Website if you disagree with any of these Website Standard Terms and Conditions. Minors or people below 18 years old are not allowed to use this Website.
    1. Intellectual Property Rights
    Other than the content you own, under these Terms, TopNews and/or its licensors own all the intellectual property rights and materials contained in this Website. You are granted a limited license only for purposes of viewing the material contained on this Website.
    1. Restrictions
    You are specifically restricted from all of the following Certain areas of this Website are restricted from being access by you and TopNews may further restrict access by you to any areas of this Website, at any time, in absolute discretion. Any user ID and password you may have for this Website are confidential and you must maintain confidentiality as well.
    1. Your Content
    In these Website Standard Terms and Conditions, Your Content shall mean any audio, video text, images, or other material you choose to display on this Website. By displaying Your Content, you grant TopNews a non-exclusive, worldwide irrevocable, sub-licensable license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate, and distribute it in any media. Your Content must be your own and must not be invading any third-party’s rights. TopNews reserves the right to remove any of Your Content from this Website at any time without notice.
    1. No warranties
    This Website is provided as is, with all faults, and TopNews express no representations or warranties, of any kind related to this Website or the materials contained on this Website. Also, nothing contained on this Website shall be interpreted as advising you.
    1. Limitation of liability
    In no event shall TopNews, nor any of its officers, directors, and employees shall be held liable for anything arising out of or in any way connected with your use of this Website whether such liability is under contract. TopNews, including its officers, directors, and employees shall not be held liable for any indirect, consequential, or special liability arising out of or in any way related to your use of this Website.
    1. Indemnification
    You hereby indemnify to the fullest extent TopNews from and against any and/or all liabilities, costs, demands, causes of action, damages, and expenses arising in any way related to your breach of any of the provisions of these Terms.
    1. Severability
    If any provision of these Terms is found to be invalid under any applicable law, such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.
    1. Variation of Terms
    TopNews is permitted to revise these Terms at any time as it sees fit, and by using this Website you are expected to review these Terms regularly.
    1. Assignment
    The TopNews is allowed to assign, transfer, and subcontract its rights and/or obligations under these Terms without any notification. However, you are not allowed to assign, transfer, or subcontract any of your rights and/or obligations under these Terms.
    1. Entire Agreement
    These Terms constitute the entire agreement between TopNews and you about your use of this Website and supersede all prior agreements and understandings. 12.  Punishment and Penalty:
    1. Your comments MUST BE constructive with vivid and clear suggestion relating to the post. Failure to abide by these rules, Topnews. ng would deduct your earnings from your Account and if you continue in the same act your account will be restricted.
    2. Your comments MUST NOT be less than 10 words. Failure to abide by these rules, Topnews. ng would deduct your earnings from your Account and if you continue in the same act your account will be restricted
    3. Multiple Comments are STRICTLY FORBIDDEN. You MUST NEVER in multiples per post. Failure to abide by these rules, Topnews. ng would deduct your earnings from your Account and if you continue in the same act your account will be restricted
    4. Do NOT in any way copy/duplicate or transmit other members comment and paste to earn or copy from the main article. Members who indulge themselves in copying and duplicating comments, Topnews. ng would deduct your earnings from your Account and if you continue in the same act your account will be restricted
    5. Topnews.ng does not pay for exclamatory comments. Such as hahaha, nice one, wow, congrats, lmao, lol, etc or any form of short comments are strictly forbidden and disallowed on Topnews. ng. Kindly adhere to this rule. Failure to abide by these rules, Topnews. ng would deduct your earnings from your Account and if you continue in the same act your account will be restricted
    6. Do NOT open more than ONE account. Failure to abide by these rules, Topnews. ng would deduct your earnings from your Account and if you continue in the same act your account will be restricted
    7. Comment approval is automatic but any comment that doesn’t match the comment rules will be punished and the user will get a deduction of 5 nairas before final payment.
    Last update 1/06/18