TERMS OF SERVICE
TERMS OF SERVICE
TransitNetwork provides an online Transportation ticket purchase platform for interested individuals desirous of this service for business or personal purpose to book and reserve same. As such TransitNetwork acts as a secured conduit through which persons desirous of buying Transportation tickets (hereinafter referred to as “Users”) are connected directly with the point of sales of Transportation ticket (hereinafter referred to as “ticket providers”). Please note that TransitNetwork is an online ticket purchase platform– where persons in need of Transportation tickets can reserve same, while a secured pathway is created by TransitNetwork in a manner that is in compliance with the extant laws.
Furthermore, if you are using our services to purchase tickets, after you have purchased the ticket you will be forwarded the ecode and ticket agent number to contact at the respective Transportation station for collection of physically ticket, you will not be required to pay any additional fee to the ticket agent or anyone, expect to TransitNetwork who subject to its terms of service will issue an e-receipt acknowledging the payment.
Please read this document carefully. It contains important information about your rights and obligations.
You are advised to review these provisions carefully before proceeding.
1. ABOUT THESE TERMS OF SERVICE
1.1 In these Terms of Service:
“Booking Confirmation” refers to the email sent by TransitNetwork to the User as soon as a Booking Request has been completed;
“Buy Tickets” means a request to purchase Transportation ticket by a User;
“Locations” means the cities and countries as set out on our Website;
“Departure Date & Time” means the date & time when the User purchasing the ticket plans to travel.
“Service Fee” means the amount (inclusive of VAT) the User pays to TransitNetwork in respect of its fees when a Booking is accepted in consideration of the Services provided by TransitNetwork to such User.
“Services” means the facilitation of bookings & purchase of Transportation tickets by Users through the Website;
“Term” means the lesser of: (i) the term of the purchase
“TransitNetwork Commission” is the fee (inclusive of VAT) that TransitNetwork charges the user when a booking occurs in consideration of the Services provided by “TransitNetwork”, “we” and “us” are references to TransitNetwork Limited;
“User” means a user of the Website seeking Transportation ticket;
“Website” means any website maintained by TransitNetwork any associated social networking profiles and any applications for mobile devices that TransitNetwork may publish from time to time; and
1.2 These Terms of Service set out the terms on which we offer the Services and provide the Website and on which you agree to use the Services provided by us and the Website maintained by us.
1.3 Please read these Terms of Service carefully and make sure that you understand them before using the Services or the Website. If you do not agree to these Terms of Service, you must cease use of the Services and Website immediately.
2. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS OF SERVICE
2.1 By registering to use the Services and/or the Website on the Website and/or by requesting TransitNetwork to create listings of Accommodation for you, you accept and agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. These Terms of Service are only published in, and valid in, the English language.
2.2 We may at any time modify these Terms of Service. When we do, we will notify you of any changes to these Terms of Service either by emailing you (at the email address entered by you into any form on the Website) or by posting a notice on the Website. By continuing to use the Services and/or the Website after changes to these Terms of Service are made and notified to you, you agree to be bound by such changes. You can review the most current version of our Terms of Service at any time by clicking on the "Terms & Policies" link located at the bottom of the Website. It is your responsibility to ensure that you are familiar with the current Terms of Service. You are advised to check the above link on a regular basis.
3. WHAT IS THE WEBSITE?
3.1 The Website is an electronic platform enabling Users to browse, search and purchase Transportation tickets online at various Locations according to their purpose or needs.
3.2 TransitNetwork provides booking services to Users,
4. INFORMATION DISPLAYED ON THE WEBSITE
4.1 The Website contains information, images and prices of Nigeria railway as well as information relating to the Location & departure of the Transportation.
4.2 TransitNetwork tries hard to ensure that all information published on the Website is clear, accurate, complete and not misleading.
4.3 If you are a User, you acknowledge and agree that we will have no liability in respect of any information uploaded to the TransitNetwork shall not be liable for any changes to the departure and arrival time once ticket is collected at Transportation station from ticket agent.
4.4 Users are advised to read any documentation carefully and ensure that they understand the cost of the ticket purchased (i.e. the rate and any other costs) and the terms and time of the ticket purchased and any restrictions on the usage to which the ticket can be put to..
5.2 The User warrants that he is of legal age to enter into a contract, if the User is in breach of this term of service, then TransitNetwork shall be entitled to retain any Fee that has been paid by the User as compensation for breach of this warranty by the User. It is the User’s responsibility to check that he can legally use this service.
5.3 The User will be asked to complete certain personal details and provide payment details, in respect of the Booking Request. The User will receive an email confirming that a Booking Request has been submitted.
6. CONFIRMATION OF A BOOKING
6.1 Once a booking has been accepted it is the User’s responsibility to:
(a) comply with any further requirements that the platform may have. This may include (but not be limited to) the provision of character references and/or guarantor information. User will be informed that such information will be required; and
7. YOUR CONDUCT
7.1 By downloading and/or using the Website, you agree not to upload, post, email or otherwise send or transmit any material that contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms 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 associated with the Services or Website.
7.2 You agree and undertake to keep your username and password confidential, not to disclose your password to any other person and not to permit any other person to log in to the Website using your username and password.
7.3 You agree not to interfere with the servers or networks connected to the Website or to violate any of the procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Website, including these Terms of Service. You also agree not to:
(a) attempt to reverse engineer or sell, export, license, modify, copy, distribute or transmit the Website to any third party, or jeopardize the correct functioning of the Website, or otherwise attempt to derive the source code of the software (including the tools, methods, processes and infrastructure) that enables or underlies the Website;
(b) attempt to gain access to secured portions of the Website to which you do not possess access rights;
(c) impersonate any other person while using the Services or Website;
(d) conduct yourself in a vulgar, offensive, harassing or objectionable manner while using the Website;
(e) resell or export the software associated with the Website;
(f) use the Website to generate unsolicited advertisements or spam; or
(g) use any automatic or manual process to search or harvest information from the Website, or to interfere in any way with the proper functioning of the Website.
8. TRANSITNETWORK RIGHTS
In providing you with access to the Website, TransitNetwork reserves the following rights, and in accessing, browsing or otherwise using the Website you grant to TransitNetwork and agree that TransitNetwork shall have the following rights:
8.1 the right to refuse or withdraw your access to the Website in accordance with applicable laws for any reason at any time (with or without notice) if in TransitNetwork’ sole and absolute discretion you violate or breach any of these Terms of Service;
8.2 the right to suspend, amend or disable your profile without giving you notice or any reason;
8.3 the right to amend or update the Website, fees, billing methods or these Terms of Service from time to time; and
8.4 the right to report you to the police or other judicial body if TransitNetwork believes in its sole and absolute discretion that your conduct (whether in using the Website, our Services or otherwise) is unlawful.
9. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
9.1 TransitNetwork and/or its shareholders are the sole owners of the Website, which includes any software, domains, and content made available through the Website. The Website is protected by Nigerian and International copyright and other intellectual property laws.
9.2 Without limitation, this means that you may not sell, export, license, modify, copy, distribute or transmit the Website (or any part of it) or any material provided through the Website without TransitNetwork’s prior express written consent.
9.3 We grant you a royalty free, non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable, worldwide licence to use our intellectual property rights in the Services and the Website solely to the extent necessary to allow you to participate in the Service. Any unauthorised use of the Website will result in the automatic termination of the limited licence granted by us. TransitNetwork reserves the right to terminate the limited licence without notice at any time following an unauthorised use by you of the Website.
9.4 TransitNetwork and its graphics, logos, icons and service names related to the Website are registered and unregistered trademarks or trade dress of TransitNetwork. They may not be used without TransitNetwork’s prior express written permission.
9.5 You agree that TransitNetwork owns the copyright for any content, whether textual, graphic, photographic or video, that it creates and publishes on its Website and you must not sell, export, license, modify, copy, distribute or transmit this content to any third party.
9.6 You grant TransitNetwork a royalty free, non-exclusive, non-transferable, irrevocable, worldwide licence to use your intellectual property rights solely to the extent necessary to allow TransitNetwork to provide the Services to you. For clarity, such use might include such matters as displaying your name and logo next to a ticket purchase or providing a link to your website.
9.7 Additionally, you grant us a royalty free, non-exclusive, non-transferable, irrevocable during the term of this Agreement, worldwide licence to use your intellectual property rights in your name, logo and brand get-up (your “Brand”) for the purposes of promoting the Service by means of referring on the Website and in our public statements and publicity material to the fact of your participation in the Service, provided that in doing so we use reasonable efforts to ensure that we do not do anything which damages the goodwill in your Brand.
9.8. You shall reimburse us on demand in respect of any costs, damages or expenses that might arise as a result of, or in connection with, any alleged or actual infringement of any third party's intellectual property or other rights, arising out of TransitNetwork’ use of information submitted by you on the Website.
Whilst we have implemented commercially reasonable technical and organisational measures to secure your personal information and user content from unauthorised use, we cannot guarantee that unauthorised third parties will never be able to defeat those measures. You acknowledge that you provide your personal information and user content at your own risk.
11. ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS
By downloading and/or using the Website and/or material provided through the Website, you consent to receiving electronic communications and notices from TransitNetwork. You agree that any notice, agreement, disclosure or other communications that we send to you electronically will satisfy any legal communication requirements, including that such communications be in writing. You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for such marketing purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at if you are a User.
13. USE OF INFORMATION SUBMITTED
13.1 You agree that TransitNetwork is free to use comments, information (except personal information) or ideas contained in any communication you may send to TransitNetwork without compensation, acknowledgement or payment to you for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products and services and creating, modifying or improving the Services or Website or other products or services. For the avoidance of doubt, all such information will be deemed by TransitNetwork to be non-confidential and non-proprietary and you agree that such information may be used by us without any limitation whatsoever.
13.2 You agree that any information published by you on the Website may be public information and that other users of the Website will be able to view and comment on such information. You can classify some information as public information and some information as private information. Public information will appear on your profile page.
13.3 You agree that TransitNetwork is free to republish and make use of any information, including but not limited to, text and images that you publish on the Website. In general however, we will make an attempt to provide a link back to your page when posting content on other third party sites. You hereby irrevocably waive all your moral rights to any content posted by you on the Website. You confirm that you have all necessary rights and consents to share any such information that may be owned by a third party which you may post on the Website.
14. NO WARRANTY & LIABILITY LIMIT
14.1 TransitNetwork provides the Services and Website "as is" and without any warranty or condition, whether express, implied or statutory. Unless you are a consumer, TransitNetwork specifically disclaims any implied warranties of title, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose. TransitNetwork specifically disclaims any implied warranties for non-infringement. TransitNetwork assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the Website or provision of the Services; any failures, delays or interruptions in the Website; any losses or damages arising from the use of the Services or Website; any conduct by users of the Services or Website; or any liability of an Accommodation Provider arising from its failure to make proper findings before entering into any agreement with the User. We reserve the right to deliver the Services and Website in our sole and absolute discretion.
14.2 This clause only applies if you are a business and not a consumer. Subject to clause 14.4, TransitNetwork, its shareholders, directors, officers, employees or agents shall not be liable (jointly or severally) to you for:
(a) loss of profits, business or revenue;
(b) loss or corruption of data, information or software;
(c) loss of business opportunity;
(d) loss of anticipated savings;
(e) loss of goodwill; or
(f) any indirect or consequential loss, arising out of or in connection with the Services and/or Website or these Terms of Service, and whether or not advised of the possibility of damage.
14.3 This clause only applies if you are a consumer. If TransitNetwork fails to comply with these Terms of Service, TransitNetwork is responsible for loss or damage you suffer that is a foreseeable result of TransitNetwork’ breach of these Terms of Service or our negligence, but TransitNetwork is not responsible for any loss or damage that is not foreseeable. Loss or damage is foreseeable if it is an obvious consequence of our breach or if it was contemplated by you and TransitNetwork at the time we entered into this contract. TransitNetwork provides the Services for domestic and private use. TransitNetwork has no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
14.4 From time to time you may use or access services, promotions and websites of third parties (including without limitation Accommodation Providers). In using or accessing third party services, promotions and websites, you agree to be bound by the terms of service of such third parties governing their services, promotions and websites and hereby acknowledge that we shall not be responsible for the provision of services, accuracy of promotions or content of websites belonging or operated by third parties.
14.5 From time to time TransitNetwork may run promotions or incentives for the benefit of our Website visitors, potential customers and customers. TransitNetwork reserves the right to modify or remove these promotions at any time and may cancel any benefits or monetary payments owed to people who have not yet redeemed part or all of the benefit owed to them under the promotion. Please have a look at our FAQ’s in respect of such promotions.
14.6 You acknowledge and agree that TransitNetwork is not responsible for the accuracy of any information published on the Website by users and does not warrant that any information appearing on the Website is accurate, true or complete. TransitNetwork specifically excludes liability for any loss, harm, distress or damage suffered by you or any third party as a result of inaccurate information appearing on the Website.
14.7 If any applicable authority holds any portion of this section to be unenforceable, then liability will be limited to the fullest possible extent permitted by applicable law.
If you are a business, you agree to indemnify and hold TransitNetwork and its related companies, and each of their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, merchant partners and professional affiliates harmless from and against any third-party claim or cause of action, including reasonable attorneys' fees and court costs, arising, directly or indirectly, out of your use of the Services and/or Website or your violation of any law or the rights of any third party.
16.1 You agree that these Terms of Service and any claim, dispute or controversy arising out of in connection with these Terms of Service or their subject matter or formation (including non-contractual disputes or claims), the Services, the Website, TransitNetwork’ advertising or any related transaction between you and TransitNetwork shall be governed by and construed in accordance with Nigerian law.
16.2 Any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with such matters (including non-contractual disputes or claims) will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Nigerian courts.
17. CONTACT US
TransitNetwork is located in Nigeria, contact number is 08099414375 or email TransitNetworkinfo@gmail.com.