Grants:Project/Rapid/Aliyu shaba/1Internet 1reference in Hausa Wikipedia

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1Internet 1reference in Hausa Wikipedia
This Project is a 4 days Hausa Wikipedia 1Internet 1reference and we Encourage Hausa Community to Contribute Wikipedia
targetHausa Wikipedia
start date15th April 2021
end date28th April 2021 25 May
budget (local currency)636,793 NGN
budget (USD)1,630
grant typeIndividual
granteeAliyu shaba

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Project Goal[edit]

Briefly explain what are you trying to accomplish with this project, or what do you expect will change as a result of this grant. Example of goals include, "recruit new editors", "add high quality content", or "train existing editors on a specific skill?".

In this project, we will recruit new editors and we will make internet referencing in Hausa Wikipedia.

We will also make sure to invite volunteers and to teach them how to edit and contribute in Hausa Wikipedia.

This project will encourage men and women to edit and make contributions to Hausa Wikipedia.

Project Plan[edit]


1. Tell us how you'll carry out your project. What will you and other organizers spend your time doing?

In this project we will make sure to invite people from Kaduna metropolis and we will teach them how to edit and Contribute to Hausa Wikipedia

2. How will you let others in your community know about your project (please provide links to where relevant communities have been notified of your proposal, and to any other relevant community discussions)? I have informed the community through Hausa Wikipedia community portal. Why are you targeting a specific audience?

We are targeting people from northern Nigeria, because they are the ones that are familiar with Hausa Wikipedia, so Hausa Wikipedia is our target project as we want to improve articles by making citations.

We create group in WhatsApp Facebook Instagram Because Some people They have Familiar in social media.

3. Do you have any experience of running Wikimedia events in your community?

Yes i have experience editors to help me User:anasskoko and User:Musa Vacho77 will help me to fascilitate this project.

User:anasskoko An experience editor with thousands of edit both in English and Hausa Wikipedia. Organizer of online Hausa Wikipedia project. Organizer Bibliography and Citation of Hausa folklore. Event planner. Third position winner in wikiGap.

User:Musa Vacho77 he is the experience editor in Hausa Wikipedia with much edit in Hausa Wikipedia, his participate in Hausa Wikipedia awareness in Kaduna, and his participate online Hausa Wikipedia awareness project.

4. Do participants have the equipment or skills needed to participate and contribute high-quality content? well, we will engage existing editors and new editors, so at this point some of them have skills and experience, while some did not.

5. Are you running any in-person events or activities? If so, you will need to complete the steps outlined on the Risk Assessment protocol related to COVID-19. When you have completed these steps, please provide a link to your completed copy of the risk assessment tool below:


How will you know if the project is successful and you've met your goals? Please include the following targets and feel free to add more specific to your project:

  1. Number of total participants 25 (excluding organizers)
  2. Number of articles to make citations 200 and every article make sure 10 referencing each
  3. Number of New Editors 25
  4. Number of Events 4 (2 online training, and 2 in person event)
  5. Number of New article 50
  6. Number of Articles to Improve 150


What do you need? For your funding request, list bullet points for each expense and include a total amount?

This Budget of 20 March 2021

1. Transportation: total 200 USD - 76,710 NGN

  • Day 1 will cost 100 USD - 38,355 NGN
  • Day 2 will cost 100 USD - 38,355 NGN
This is the transportation of organizers and Participants through out the event 

2. Data: total 300 USD - 117,114 NGN

  • Day 1 online training will cost 150 USD - 58,573 NGN
  • Day 2 online training will cost 150 USD -

58,573 NGN

The internet data to use from the event for two days and internet data for online training for two days

3. Refshment: total 280 USD - 107,395 NGN

  • Drinks X 28 will cost a total of 86 USD - 32,985 NGN. Unit price is 3.07 USD-1,166 NGB
  • Water X 28 will cost a total of 14 USD - 5,369 NGN. Unit price is 0.5 USD - 189 NGN
  • Food X 28 will cost a total 180 USD - 69,039 NGN. Unit price is 6.4 USD - 2.438 NGN
This is tie break for organizers and participants for two days event 

4. Computer and Projector: total 250 USD - 95,888 NGN

  • 25 X Computers will cost, 221 USD - 84,765 NGN
  • Projector will cost 29 USD - 11,123 NGN
This is rented of computer and projector rented for two days event @ 221 USD

5. Hall: for 2 day, total 200 USD - 76,710 NGN

  • Day 1 will cost 100 USD - 38,355 NGN
  • Day 2 will cost 100 USD - 38,355 NGN
This is the amount to rent a hall in which our event will take place for two days 

6. Facemask and sanitizer: total 200 USD - 76,710 NGN

  • Facemasks will cost 0.94 USD - Unit price is 360 × 56 = 20,160 NGN.
  • hand wash will cost 7,89 USD Unit price is 3,000 × 8 = 24,000 NGN.
  • Sanitizer will cost 10,53 USD - Unit price is 4,000 × 8 = 32,000 NGN.
This is the amount to buy facemask, hand sanitizer, hand wash, for organizers and participants through the event to the risk of covid 19 pandemic for two days 

7. Budget Total: 1,630 USD - 636,793 NGN


What resources do you have? Include information on who is organizing the project, what they will do, and if you will receive support from anywhere else (in-kind donations or additional funding?).

We have enough experience to organize the event and the co-organizers have computers that will help them in carrying the event

This Project will also make sure to find references in internet and make a Citations.


Community members are encouraged to endorse your project request here!

  • Uncle Bash007 (talk) 09:55, 31 March 2021 (UTC) I strongly support as this project will provide citations from reliable sources to variety of articles lacking citations in Hausa Wikipedia
  • Support this will sure improve articles regarding Citations.AnasskokoTalk 19:16, 3 April 2021 (UTC)