Privacy Notice

About Ikigai Nation

Ikigai Innovation Initiative (“We”, “Us”, or “Our”) is a non-profit organisation founded to promulgate diverse research on technology policy and legal frameworks across Africa. We also engage relevant stakeholders around the intersection of law, business and technology and advocate for better policies for the ecosystem at large.

The data we process

We do not collect your personal data actively. However, we collect data passively from your device.

The information we process

  • Your Name (optional) and email address, and that is only when you opt-in to receive our newsletter and updates.
  • The IP address of your device for identification when you visit our website.

Why do we need your information?

When you visit our website, your device is identified. If you send us an email, you are not under compulsion to provide us with your real name or any other identifying information. When you opt-in to receive our newsletter and updates.

Our lawful basis

We rely on legitimate interest to process your IP address to identify your device whenever you visit our website.

We use consent to send you our newsletter and updates.

Your rights

You have a right to access your data, ask us to correct or even erase your data. You can object to processing, restrict processing and even withdraw consent. In fact, you are the boss and we are at your service.

Securing your data

We take reasonable physical, technical and organisational measures to keep your data safe and protected. 

How long do we retain data?

We do not hold on to the server logs for longer than is necessary. They are periodically deleted after 3 months from your last visit.

Cookies and tracking technologies

We do not use cookies and the only cookies we have here is chocolate chipped! 

What happens when your data move outside Nigeria?

If your data will be processed outside Nigeria, we will endeavour to take reasonable steps to ensure that the data enjoys sufficient protection.

Our door is always open

Feel free to give us a shout out, comment, feedback, complaints by sending an email to

If you need to complain to our regulator