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Who we are

Matasa Radio is a Media Company Providing verified news content in Hausa Language. News and reports range from politics to entertainment beats

Our website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. These data collected is for informational purposes only mainly so other readers can see them. We do not collate or use the comments or data outside this site except for our advertising partners. Read about their privacy policy by visiting

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact forms


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

We do not allow users/readers to create an account on our website so the contact form data collected is simply to help us give you a reply if the need arise. On request, we are fully ready to delete all your data with us permanently

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

we share data with our ad serving partners alone. you can read their privacy policy here

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

Website administrators can also see and edit comments you leave on any news article.

What rights you have over your data

If you have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

Visit us at Suite 26 Nation Plaza, Audu Bako Way, Kano

Email us at

Phone: +234 802 427 6565

Additional information

How we protect your data

This site is protected by various security systems such as sitelock and ssl encryption. We also ensure that all website administrators adhere to best practices when choosing passwords and posting content.

What data breach procedures we have in place

In a case where data breach occurs, we will notify all readers our readers by making a persistent announcement post on the site. Since we only collect contact details of those who post comments, they will be notified via the contact details they have provided within the first hour we discover a breach or receive a breach report from our hosting provider. All security protocol for data breach will take effect immediately.

What third parties we receive data from

we do not collect data from any third parties. All news articles posted on are locally sourced news materials.