CapeTalk Terms & Conditions
CapeTalk is a division of Primedia Broadcasting, A Division of Primedia (Pty) Ltd (Primedia Broadcasting) reserves the right to make changes to this site and the disclaimers, terms, and conditions at any time. Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully, and should you have any questions please direct them to:
The Digital Editor
Primedia Broadcasting; A Division of Primedia (Pty) Ltd
PO Box 3438
Or via our CapeTalk feedback form.
All content included on this website, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, and software, is the property of Primedia Broadcasting or its content suppliers and is protected by South African and international copyright laws and treaties. Furthermore, the compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on this website is the exclusive property of Primedia Broadcasting. Without derogating from the above, Primedia Broadcasting authorises you to view, copy, download to a local drive, print and distribute the content of this website, or parts thereof, provided that:
Such content is used for information purposes only; Such content is used for non-commercial purposes; and Any reproduction of material from this web site or portion thereof must include this notice in its entirety. You are expressly prohibited from incorporating any of the material from this website in any other work, publication or website of your own or belonging to another.
The trademarks, service marks, logos and other proprietary names and identifiers which are owned by Primedia Broadcasting and displayed on this website, may not be used in connection with any product or service that does not belong to Primedia Broadcasting. Furthermore, nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting a license or right to use any of the trademarks without the express, written permission of Primedia Broadcasting.
Access and Availability of Service and Links
Primedia Broadcasting’s websites may contain links to other related Internet websites. No inference can be made, or representation implied, that Primedia Broadcasting is affiliated to, operates or controls these linked websites. The linked websites are for the user’s convenience only and user access thereto is at the user’s own risk. When visiting linked websites the user must refer to that linked site’s individual terms and conditions of use and cannot rely on the terms and conditions contained herein.
Comments and Messaging
Primedia Broadcasting has the right, but not the obligation, to monitor and review submissions submitted by users to Comment Sections, Messaging Apps, Bulletin Boards and Forums referred to below as platforms. Primedia Broadcasting shall not be responsible for the content of these messages and reserves the right to delete or edit submissions that it deems to be abusive, defamatory, obscene or in violation of any Copyright or Trademark laws, or otherwise objectionable.
Notwithstanding the above, all submissions to the platforms mentioned above will become the exclusive property of Primedia Broadcasting.
Use of the platforms are subject to the following terms and conditions:
The user will not use any of the platforms for illegal purposes.
The user will not use the platforms for the purposes of "spamming".
The user will not restrict or inhibit any other user/s from using and enjoying the platforms in any manner.
The user will not use threatening, inciting, inflammatory, abusive, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, profane, pornographic material on any of the platforms.
The user will not violate the Copyright, Trademark or any other Intellectual property right of any other person by the submission of content to Primedia Broadcasting’s websites.
The user warrants that he/she is the rightful owner of content submitted to, or transmitted through, Primedia Broadcasting’s websites, or that the user has obtained permission from the rightful owner/s to submit or transmit such content.
The user will not submit or transmit content on or through Primedia Broadcasting’s websites that contain viruses or other harmful material.
The user will not submit or transmit, content intended for commercial purposes or containing marketing or promotional materials or content intended to solicit donations, on or through the Primedia Broadcasting’s websites unless otherwise indicated.
Primedia Broadcasting reserves the right to pull down any content that is transmitted in violation of all the provisions listed above.
The information, services, products and materials published on this web site, including without limitation, text, graphics and links are provided on an "as is" basis. Primedia Broadcasting makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of the websites or the information, contents, materials, or products included on these sites. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing. Primedia Broadcasting does not warrant that:
That this website will be error-free, This website will meet any particular criteria of accuracy, completeness or reliability of information, performance or quality; and
Whilst Primedia Broadcasting has taken reasonable measures to ensure the integrity of this website and its contents, no warranty, whether express or implied, is given that any files, downloads or applications available via this website are free of viruses, trojans, bombs, time-locks or any other date or code which has the ability to corrupt or affect the operation of your system
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall Primedia Broadcasting and its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of or in any way connected with the use of this website. Such limitation shall also apply with respect to damages resulting from the inability to use this website, the operational failure of this website, or for any information, products, and services obtained through this website, or otherwise arising out of the use of this website, whether based on contract, delict, strict liability or otherwise, even if Primedia Broadcasting and/or any of its suppliers has been advised of the possibility of damages.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa without giving effect to the principles of conflicts of laws. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the South Gauteng High Court of the Republic of South Africa in respect of any disputes arising in connection with this website.
This website could include technical, typographical or other inaccuracies and you are urged to contact Primedia Broadcasting to confirm all information contained on this website prior to placing reliance thereon. Changes are periodically made to the information herein and these changes will be incorporated in new editions of this website. You can report errors and omissions via a form.
Violation and Waiver
Should you violate these Terms and Conditions or any other rights of Primedia Broadcasting, Primedia Broadcasting reserves the right to pursue any and all legal and equitable remedies against you. If Primedia Broadcasting should fail to enforce any right or provision in these Terms and Conditions, you agree that this failure does not constitute a waiver of such right or provision or of any other rights or provisions in these Terms and Conditions.
If a court should find that one or more rights or provisions set forth in these Terms and Conditions are invalid, you agree that the remainder of the Terms and Conditions shall be enforceable and that, to the extent permitted by law, the court shall give effect to the parties’ intentions, as reflected in any such right or provision that has been declared invalid or unenforceable.
Primedia Broadcasting welcomes all comments that are constructive, contribute to discussions in a meaningful manner and take stories forward.
However, we will NOT condone the following:
- Racism (including offensive comments based on ethnicity and nationality)
- Religious intolerance
- Hate speech
- Derogatory language
- Comments inciting violence.
We ask that your comments remain relevant to the articles they appear on and do not include general banter or conversation as this dilutes the effectiveness of the comments section.
We strive to make the Primedia Broadcasting community a safe and welcoming space for all.
Primedia Broadcasting reserves the right to 1) remove any comments that do not follow the above guidelines; and, 2) ban users who repeatedly infringe the rules.
Should you find any comments upsetting or offensive you can also flag them and we will assess it against our guidelines. Submit the flagged comment via this form.
Primedia Broadcasting is constantly reviewing its comments policy in order to create an environment conducive to constructive conversations.
General Competitions Rules
1. These general competition terms and conditions (“General Terms and Conditions”) are applicable to all promotional competitions conducted and/or promoted partly or wholly by or associated with 702, 947, CapeTalk, Eyewitness News and/or Kfm 94.5 (collectively referred to as “Primedia Broadcasting”) and shall apply in conjunction with the specific terms and conditions applicable to a promotional competition. Where the is a conflict between the General Terms and Conditions and the competition specific terms and conditions, the provisions of the General Terms and Conditions supersede any other terms and conditions.
Promotional competitions are open to all South African citizens and permanent residents over the age of 18 (eighteen) unless otherwise stated. Entrants below the age of 18 (eighteen) must obtain parents’ or guardians’ consent prior to entering the competition/s.
No person may on behalf of a third party, enter any promotional competition hosted partly or in whole by Primedia Broadcasting. All entries must be made personally by the entrant unless otherwise stated.
No director of Primedia, Primedia Broadcasting employee at 702, 947, CapeTalk, Eyewitness News and/or Kfm 94.5 or their agencies, service providers, consultants, and members of their immediate family; nor members of the sponsors of any competition listed on this page, and/or any of their affiliated companies and/or agencies, and members of their immediate family, may enter any of the promotional competitions hosted partly or in whole by Primedia Broadcasting.
Primedia Broadcasting may in its own discretion limit the number of times a participant can submit an entry and may amend the rules relating to the number of entries per person. This includes the right to limit a winner to a single prize where he or she has entered the same promotional competition conducted across all Primedia Broadcasting platforms.
No person may enter the same or any other promotional competition hosted partly or in whole by Primedia Broadcasting or be eligible for a prize within 90 (ninety) days of winning the same or any other promotional competition hosted partly or in whole by Primedia Broadcasting.
The judges' decision is final, and no correspondence will be entered into. Neither Primedia Broadcasting, sponsors nor their agents will be held responsible or answerable to any dispute arising from the promotional competition or prize awards.
Prizes are not transferable, negotiable and may not be exchanged for cash.
Primedia Broadcasting and its sponsors (“the promoters”) reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend any competition or promotion or change the rules if errors need to be corrected, or to prevent any party from being unduly prejudiced or favoured in the reasonable discretion of the promoter.
The winner/s will be contacted via e-mail and/or sms and/or telephone at which point arrangements will be made for the winner/s to receive his/her/their Prize(s). If Primedia Broadcasting is not able to contact the winner despite reasonable attempts, within 10 (ten) working days, it reserves the right to disqualify the winner and select an alternative winner, in which event the initial winner will have no recourse against the promoters.
The delivery of physical prizes or the payment of the prize money will be within 21 (twenty-one) business days of the end of the promotional competition, and subject to Primedia Broadcasting having received all required documents and information for the delivery of the prize or the payment of the prize money.
Subject to sponsor conditions or other agreements, the promoters undertake to deliver prizes to respective winners only where the winner’s delivery address is within the geographical area defined by Primedia Broadcasting’s terrestrial broadcast/transmission area as defined in its Frequency Spectrum Licence. The promoters may require winners resident or located outside the terrestrial broadcast/transmission area to arrange the for the collection of their prize at their own cost.
Prizes not collected/claimed within 40 (forty) business days of being won will be disposed of or redistributed at the promoters discretion.
Entrants accept that certain other terms and conditions may apply as prescribed by the promoters. Where there are specific terms and conditions in addition to these General Competition rules, such terms and conditions shall be listed under the terms and conditions of the specific competition and shall be construed to form part of the General Terms and Conditions.
The Promoters will use the winner’s name/s and/or photograph/s in any promotional and/or advertising material for the purposes of marketing, unless the winner objects to such use in writing.
The winner will be required to sign a winner’s declaration form and other related documentation as required by law and will also need to provide proof of identity. The winner may not receive the prize if it is against the law for the winner to receive the prize.
The promoters may require winners to provide additional information that may reasonably be required in order to process and facilitate their acceptance and/or use of a prize.
If a promotional competition is cancelled or suspended due to any reasons, all participants or entrants agree to waive any rights that they may have in terms of the competition and acknowledge that they have no recourse against the promoters, their employees, agents, partners, suppliers, or their sponsors.
Any violation or attempt to violate any of the above rules will result in the immediate disqualification of the transgressor.
The prize is provided “as is” and the promoters disclaim liability however arising out of your use of the prize.
You hereby indemnify and hold harmless the promoters (including their directors, employees, members, independent contractors, agents, consultants, sub-contractors and other representatives) from any and all direct, indirect or consequential loss or damages suffered as a result of any action or omission relating to this competition and/or promotion and/or the award of any prize.
PRIVACY & PROCESSING OF PERSONAL INFORMATION: The personal information which is collected from you and processed by Primedia Broadcasting a Division Proprietary Limited is done solely with your consent and in accordance with the Primedia Privacy Notice, available at www.primedia.co.za. The personal information which you provide to us in completing this competition form will be processed purely for the purposes of this competition. We will not share your personal information further unless Primedia Proprietary Limited so requires in terms of law or in terms of a legitimate business purpose. You may write to us at email@example.com should you have any questions regarding how we process the personal information you provide.
By your entry into the competition consent to the collection, processing, use, recording and/or storage of your personal information and the disclosure of your personal information to third parties where the processing is necessary for fulfilling the competition and/or pursuing the legitimate interests of the third party to whom it is disclosed and/or where the third party processes personal information on Primedia Broadcasting's behalf.
By your usage of this site, you agree to Primedia processing your personal information including but not limited to information about your age, gender, marital status, occupation, qualifications and/or household structure.
You acknowledge and agree that Primedia may process your personal information for the following purposes:
Cross-checking and data enrichment of your personal information;
Consumer database storage;
Generating aggregate insights on the basis of such profiling;
Developing algorithms for targeted advertising;
Sharing it with authorised third parties;
Contacting you to provide you with information about Primedia products and services (including special offers that are tailor made for you);
As may be required or authorised by law; and
As may be necessary for the pursuing of Primedia legitimate interests or the legitimate interests of the third party to whom it is disclosed.
You consent to the collection, processing, use, recording and/or storage of your personal information, including any special personal information described above and the disclosure of your personal information to third parties where the processing is necessary for pursuing the legitimate interests of the third party to whom it is disclosed and/or where the third party processes personal information on Primedia's behalf.
You further agree that your personal information may in appropriate circumstances reside outside of South Africa, and you hereby agree to the transfer of your personal information to locations outside of South Africa and the use of your personal information in such locations as described above.
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