Bamba Privacy Policy
Bamba honors and respects your privacy, and is proud to reflect this in this privacy policy statement. Bamba records information through the registration process and as panel members complete mobile or online surveys ("Bamba Surveys"). The privacy policy statement below summarizes the information we collect, how we use this information, and how we will not use this information.
Please read this privacy policy statement carefully. Once you use our platform (the "Platform") or Bamba services available via it you will be deemed to have read and consented to the uses of your personal data set out in this privacy policy statement and to have read and accepted this Privacy policy statement and the Platform Terms of Agreement. You must not use the Platform or any services available via it if you do not accept this Privacy Policy Statement and the Platform Terms and Conditions.
Bamba, Inc. commits to resolve complaints about your privacy and our collection or use of your personal information. European Union citizens with inquiries or complaints regarding this privacy policy should first contact Bamba Corp.:
Bamba Privacy Advocate
419 Congress Avenue,
Suite 200,
78701, Austin,
Texas, USA
For all other countries:
No. 5
The Crescent Rd
Westlands, Nairobi, Kenya
The Registration Process
The required information we collect during the registration process is as follows:
  • Your Name
  • Your Location
  • Your Gender
  • Your Age
  • Your Profession
  • Your Mobile Number
  • Your Password (mobile app only)
This information is used primarily to verify that you are, in fact, a person who has been invited by Bamba to register. Demographic information is used in aggregate to describe our panelist. For example, we may share the percentage of panelists that are male. In addition, your mobile number are used to invite you to participate in relevant Bamba Surveys. Your Password allow you secure access to "members-only" sections of our Platform, and will not be shared with anyone. If you fail to provide the information above, you will not be able to complete the registration process and access the "members-only" sections of our Platform.
You may review and update the information that you have provided in the registration at any time by logging in with your Mobile Number and Password and going to the Update My Profile page or contact Bamba support at or via website any of the Bamba contact phone numbers.
Completing Bamba Surveys
As you are invited to, and complete Bamba Surveys, we collect the information including, but not limited to:
  • Bamba Surveys to which you have been invited
  • Bamba Surveys which you have completed
  • Responses to market research questions within a Bamba Survey
  • The length of time from initiation to completion of a Bamba Survey
  • Your satisfaction level of the Bamba Survey experience
Sharing Of Information
Information related to Bamba Surveys is primarily used in aggregate to provide panel member feedback to our clients ("Clients"), and to gain insight for internal product and service improvements. For instance, if a Bamba Survey contains the question "Have you ever used product X?", we may share the percentage of participants that responded "yes".
Bamba will not disclose the details of your individual participation in Bamba Surveys to our Clients unless the individual explicitly agrees for such a release. This information includes your contact information and individual responses to questions in Bamba Surveys. Your mobile number will be used primarily to send you mobile airtime as you complete Bamba Surveys, and to send you occasional updates about our service. Bamba will not share individual address information with any third party. However, we may use this information in aggregate form to describe our panel. For instance, Bamba may tell a partner that a certain percentage of our panel members reside in Kenya.
Information submitted by you to Bamba will only be transferred abroad for the purpose of performing the contractual obligations owed by Bamba and could be sent to any country.
Data Security and Modifications
Bamba employs industry standard security measures to ensure our privacy commitment to you. You may review and/or make changes to your member profile at any time by logging on to our platform using your secure Mobile Number and Password and selecting "Update my Profile".
When you visit Bamba's Platform we may collect information about your computer and assign you a "cookie". Cookies are small bits of information that are stored on your computer hard drive by your web browser. You do not provide this information-it is collected automatically as a means of supporting your visit to our site. Permanent cookie files remain on your computer's hard drive until you manually delete the file. The cookie does not contain any personally identifying information. You can always choose to not receive a cookie file by enabling your Web browser to refuse cookies or prompt you before accepting a cookie. Be advised that, by refusing to accept a cookie, you may not be able to access certain services offered by Bamba.
By using the Site and/or using any services provided via it you agree to the above use of cookies.
Age Restrictions
You must be at least 18 years of age or older to participate in Bamba surveys and activities. Participants in applicable countries between the ages of 14 years to 17 years of age must provide approval of legal guardian through signed documentation. Please contact Bamba to access the necessary documents. Minors (as defined by your country’s legislation) are required to have parental or guardian supervision when using Bamba’s website, portals, or surveys. Bamba advertising, portals, and services are not directed to any individuals under 13 years of age. Bamba does not knowingly collect or solicit any form of information from anyone under the age of 13. If you believe that your child or a minor has provided us with any information please contact us at Such information will be deleted upon notification.
Legal Obligations
Bamba may be required to disclose your individual information residing on our servers to third parties to facilitate compliance with legislated reporting requirements, tax reporting requirements, court orders, Government agency or law enforcement authority demands for such information. Bamba is legally obligated to comply with such requirements.
In the event that Bamba is involved in a bankruptcy, merger, acquisition, reorganization or sale of assets, information about you may be sold or transferred as part of that transaction. Information and on-going panelist relationship will conform to the new Privacy Policy.
How to Opt Out
If you do not wish to participate in Bamba activities and receive information and messages about Bamba’s opportunities, products and/or services or offers of other relevant third parties, please inform us through our online form or by mail or e-mail at the following address:
Bamba Group
Bamba Panelist Representative
1342 Florida Avenue NW,
Washington, DC 20009
Changes and Exceptions to this Privacy Statement
In some cases, Bamba may disclose information related to participation in Bamba Surveys that does not comply with the statements above. In these cases, Bamba will clearly and explicitly describe the nature of this sharing of information when inviting you to participate in such Bamba Surveys.
We reserve the right to reasonably change, modify, add, or remove portions of this Privacy Statement at any time. We will notify you should there be any material changes to this statement that affect the way we collect and use individual information. Bamba will not use any personal information under an amended privacy statement without first notifying you of such amendment(s).
This Privacy Policy was last updated on July 31, 2017.