These terms of service constitute a legally binding agreement (the “Agreement”) between you (“you,” “user” or “your”) and AFRISHOP GLOBAL LIMITED. (“AFRISHOP”, “AFRISHOP Platform,” “we,” “us” or “our”), a GHANAIAN company Incorporated in ACCRA GHANA, governing your use of the AFRISHOP application, website, and technology platform (collectively, the “AFRISHOP Platform”). AFRISHOP provides a platform which enables people shop from online stores in certain destinations and facilitates the shipping of the items to them. Users of this platform shall create an account that enables such users to access the AFRISHOP Platform.
AFRISHOP DOES NOT DIRECTLY PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION OR COURIER SERVICES, AND AFRISHOP IS NOT A TRANSPORTATION CARRIER OR FREIGHT FORWARDER.
To register for the Service and open an account, you will need to complete the AFRISHOP online registration Form on the Website or Mobile apps. Registration for access to the Service is open to individuals who are 18 years of age or older (or the legal age of majority in your country). By registering for our Service you are appointing AFRISHOP as your agent for the purchasing of your package and/or organization of transportation for your packages on your behalf. Registration and appointment of AFRISHOP as your agent (“Service”) is subject to these terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”). The Service is provided to you under these Terms and Conditions and any updates thereof or amendments thereto, and any related operating rules and policies that are published from time to time by AFRISHOP on the AFRISHOP website (www.afrishopglobal.com).
USE OF THE SITE
The AFRISHOP Account (“Account”) shall be subject to the following Terms and Conditions: Definitions and Interpretation “Shipment” means all documents or parcels that travel under one waybill and which may be carried by any means AFRISHOP chooses, including air, road or any other carrier. A “waybill” shall include any label produced by AFRISHOP’s automated systems, air waybill, or consignment note and shall incorporate these Terms and Conditions in full. Every Shipment is transported on a limited liability basis as provided herein. “Air freight Convention” means whichever may be applicable of the: a. Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules for International Carriage by Air signed at Montreal on 28 May 1999; or b. Convention for the Unification of Certain Rules relating to International Carriage by Air, signed at Warsaw on 12 October 1929; either not amended or amended by The Hague Protocol 1955; at Guatemala City 1971, by the additional Protocol No 3 of Montreal 1975 and/or by the additional Protocol No. 4 of Montreal 1975.
“Dangerous Goods” means cargo which is noxious, hazardous, inflammable, explosive or offensive (including radioactive materials) or may become noxious, hazardous, inflammable, explosive or offensive or radioactive or may become liable to cause damage to any person or property whatsoever whether prescribed by laws or otherwise. “Goods” are any goods or items which are the subject of the Service provided by AFRISHOP to you under these Terms and Conditions. “Government Authorities” means, without limitation, all government or semi-governmental departments and agencies with responsibility for the import and export of goods, the collection of revenue on the import and export of goods and the transport of those goods. “AFRISHOP Affiliate(s)” means Product suppliers, Freight forwarders, Transporters, Courier companies, Shippers, Consolidators, Shipping agents within the AFRISHOP network or that AFRISHOP may appoint services 1. The Service enables you to make purchases OR AFRISHOP make purchases on your from Africa . AFRISHOP will process the items for shipment and arrange for delivery of the item to the address and country you state on the online Form (“Delivery Address” & Destination Country). Shipments cannot be delivered to Post Office box address.
You are solely responsible for providing to and confirming with the Merchant/sender the correct AFRISHOP Affiliate location address, entering the correct details and procedure that will be outlined to you by AFRISHOP when purchasing your item online, and you understand that any incorrect information may result in non-delivery or delayed delivery of items, or incurring additional fees under this clause 3 for which you will be held accountable. Any package or Shipment that is unable to be delivered to you (for reasons including, without limitations, your failure to pay, take delivery, give proper instructions, including failure to clearly address the package as specified, your failure to confirm your shipment is acceptable for entry into the destination country, or you are unable to be contacted after reasonable attempts to do so) will be deemed an Uncollected Good or Unclaimed Good and AFRISHOP and/or AFRISHOP affiliate reserves the right to deal with that Shipment in any lawful manner it considers appropriate, which may mean the package is discarded, destroyed, returned to sender, or auctioned. Shipping Fees are exclusive of all government taxes and any other third party charges that are payable on the shipment of your Goods, and you understand and agree that all such taxes and charges are payable by you prior to your Shipment being dispatched by AFRISHOP. You agree to pay all applicable Shipping Fees and other charges for any Shipment that has been ordered on your Account when requested to do so by AFRISHOP and regardless of the person who placed the order. The aforesaid shall apply to all AFRISHOP accounts including individuals’ and entities’ accounts. Customer Representations and Undertakings 11. No illegal use You undertake not to use the Service and/or the Account for any illegal, immoral, obscene or fraudulent purposes or for any other purposes prohibited by AFRISHOP, by the respective AFRISHOP Affiliate location, or any other applicable regulations. You further undertake that any use of the Service and/or Account shall be in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and/or local laws of the respective AFRISHOP Affiliate location, as well as other applicable international law, including laws related to the transportation and export of commercial matter, which may include without limitation laws related to banking, money laundering, trade sanctions and terrorist activities. Any shipment received in violation of this clause may result in the forfeiture, return to sender, or destruction of shipment, along with notification to the police and/or appropriate government authority. we and/or our affiliates will not carry, and you must not try to buy and ship: Any items classified as hazardous material, Dangerous Goods, articles that are prohibited or restricted by IATA (International Air Transport Associated), ICAO (International Civil Aviation Organization), or any applicable government department or other relevant organization; or b. firearms, bullion, works of art, negotiable instruments in bearer form, jewelry, precious metals, precious stones, lewd obscene or pornographic material, currency, stamps, deeds, hazardous or combustible material or other Dangerous Goods, cashier’s cheques, money orders, travelers’ cheques, industrial carbon and diamonds, antiques, plants or animals. Prohibited or restricted shipments will be forfeited, destroyed, or provided to government officials. 13. Animal skins, furs, feathers, hair, wildlife (from US) You accept and acknowledge that any shipments to be exported from the US that contain animal skin, furs, mink, alligator skin, python skin, feathers (including hair accessories) or any other wildlife will be held at the US Customs Department for inspection and may be seized or confiscated.