• Welcome to 247 Town hall ! The Terms of Use stated herein set forth the conditions of your use of 247 Townhall, except where we expressly state that separate terms (and not these) apply, and provide information accordingly. This Agreement is legally binding the moment you create an account on 247 Townhall. Therefore, by accessing and using the platform you acknowledge that you have read, understand and agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement. The 247 Townhall Our mission is to create a platform that provides virtual townhalls for people in different communities and localities participate in their welfare by bringing their public officials closer to them and as a result the government. To help facilitate this mission of bringing people and government together, the following is made possible on the platform with rules to ensure that conversations take place freely, cordially and safely.  A Personalized Experience Your experience while using 247 Townhall is personally tailored to you based on the data you made available while creating your account. The data collected is used to grant you access to townhalls that concern you where you can post, comment, and share and engage in all activities enabled for you as a member of any townhall. Our Privacy Policy provides all the details about what we do with the data we collect from you.  Bridge the gap that exists between people and their government elected officials  Combat harmful conduct, and protect and support our community:  Encourage participation and self-expression about what’s important to you in your community. Your Commitments In order to help us accomplish our mission, we expect that you make some commitments to us. These include but are not limited to the following: 1. Use of 247 Townhall For us to have a safe and inclusive platform, it is important that we commit to a few restrictions that guide us to ensure we are in compliance with the law within our rights in the community. It is for this reason that:  You must be at least 18 years old or the minimum legal age in your country.  You must provide accurate information about yourself up to the extent it helps provide data tailored for you.  You must create only one account for your use. You should not share your account details or grant others access to your account without express permission which would be determined if necessary.  Your account must not have been previously disabled for violation of law or any of our policies.  You must not be prohibited from using a platform or software like 247 Townhall under applicable laws in your country or locality. As much as we are all about providing a safe and open service for a broad community whilst encouraging participation and self-expression, it is also important that the platform is not used in a manner that goes contrary to its nature and mission. It is for this reason that the following are disallowed and discouraged strongly.  Doxing: You can't post or reveal identifying information about someone else’s private or confidential information without express permission or do anything that violates someone else's rights, including intellectual property rights.  Violence, abuse and harassment: You will not in any way infringe or violate the rights of another individual on the platform. Threat of violence or it’s promotion against an individual or group of individuals on the grounds of ethnicity, race, gender or sexual orientation, religious affiliation, age, national orientation or any kind will not be tolerated.  Sensitive Media and Pornography: You can’t post any media that is excessively gory in nature, adult content and media displaying sexual violence or assault.  Civic Actions: You can’t use 247 townhall platform as an avenue or for the purpose of manipulating, controlling or interfering in elections or other civic processes. This includes posting or sharing content that may suppress participation or mislead people about when, where, or how to participate in a civic process thereby affecting possible outcomes.  You cannot use the platform in a manner that is unlawful, misleading, derogatory, discriminatory or fraudulent. The platform does not encourage any form of impersonation or representation that would mislead, confuse or deceive individuals or organizations.