Enugu Electricity Distribution Company (EEDC) is an electricity distribution company licensed by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission to distribute electricity in the South Eastern States of Nigeria.
EEDC collects a lot of information about our customers, vendors and employees (data subjects). Some of this information is processed, stored electronically and/or transmitted across networks to other computers. We understand that the personal data used for business activities should be secured and it is our responsibility to keep it confidential for the company to be trusted. Employees/third parties may have access, handle or process personal data concerning colleagues, customers, and vendors. It is essential that EEDC protects personal data and ensure that the requirements stipulated by the Nigeria Data Protection Regulation 2019 (NDPR) are complied with. Breach of data security could lead to business losses, lawsuits and financial loss.
EEDC is committed to processing data in accordance with its responsibilities under the Nigerian Data Protection Regulation (NDPR) and Global Data Regulations. This policy therefore highlights EEDC’s resolve to always ensure that data storage and handling is carried out in a fair and transparent manner and also takes cognizance of the rights of data subjects. In consonance with the Nigerian Data Protection Regulations, EEDC takes the following considerations and principles in the collection and processing of personal data:
EEDC shall monitor how personal data is collected, stored, processed and transmitted and this shall be done in compliance with applicable regulations. In the event of a breach of security leading to the accidental or unlawful destruction, loss, alteration, unauthorized disclosure of, or access to, personal data, EEDC shall promptly assess the risk to people’s rights and freedoms and if appropriate report to relevant supervisory authority within 72 hours of becoming aware of the breach.
EEDC hereby undertakes to treat as strictly confidential any information received in whatever form whether or not it is expressly designated as being confidential, and which comes to our knowledge;, and hereby undertakes to make use of such information only for the purpose for which it is given. EEDC shall take all necessary actions to ensure that this obligation of confidentiality is respected by its employees and subcontractors. Provided however that such information may be provided by EEDC if required under any order of a competent court or the relevant government authority. EEDC shall ensure compliance with this confidentiality clause from all the employees/workers/third-party agents associated with EEDC’s operation.
The Enugu Electricity Distribution PLC (EEDC), (together “EEDC” or “Enugudisco”, “we” or “us”) respect your concerns about privacy. This Privacy Notice applies to the personal data that we collect and handle for the purposes of maintaining and providing electricity supply service-related information to visitors of this website. For the purposes of this Privacy Notice, “personal data” means any information relating to an identified or identifiable individual.What data do we collect
EEDC collects the following personal data to effectively carry out everyday business functions and activities and to provide the products and services defined by our business type. Such data is collected from employees, customers, and vendors and includes (but is not limited to), name, address, email address, and mobile telephone numberData You Provide to Us
Any data that you voluntarily provide to EEDC, including your name and email address, will be used for the sole purpose for which the information was provided to us. In addition, communication exchanges on EEDC’s website are public (not private) communications. Therefore, any message that you post on this website will be considered and treated as available for public use and distribution.Data We Collect by Automated Means
Data We Collect from Third Parties
This website does not collect any data on you from other sources.
Data We Share
EEDC does not sell or otherwise disclose personal data collected as set out above, except as described in this Privacy Notice. The data may also be shared with third-party service providers who perform services for EEDC. These service providers are not authorized by EEDC to use or disclose the personal data, except as necessary to perform specific services for us. Enugudisco requires its partners and service providers to appropriately safeguard the privacy and security of personal data they process on our behalf.
The purpose of data collection on this website is to process your orders and manage your account. To email you on additional services or products we think you may like. We may also collect and process personal data of visitors and subscribers to this website who request email subscription services from us.Types of Processing
Any personal data collected on this website is done through manual and automated processes to enroll visitors to the subscription service that they requested. The data collected on this site also undergoes automated processing for the sole purpose of website functionality and user experience. Manual processing may be applied if problems are discovered on the site.How We Protect the Data
EEDC maintains appropriate technical and organizational safeguards against unauthorized processing of personal data and against accidental loss, destruction or damage.How Long We Keep the Data
Your personal data will be kept only as long as necessary for the purposes set out in this Notice and in accordance with EEDC’s applicable records retention and disposition schedules.Questions or concerns
Please contact EEDC’s Data Protection Office at Dataprotection@enugudisco.comi accept the terms