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Report accepted
This report for a Rapid Grant approved in FY 2018-19 has been reviewed and accepted by the Wikimedia Foundation.
  • To read the approved grant submission describing the plan for this project, please visit Grants:Project/Rapid/Olaniyan Olushola/NTDC MOU Sign Off Event.
  • You may still comment on this report on its discussion page, or visit the discussion page to read the discussion about this report.
  • You are welcome to Email rapidgrants at wikimedia dot org at any time if you have questions or concerns about this report.


Did you meet your goals? Are you happy with how the project went?

  • The goal of the Sign Off Event is to create a formal relationship between the two parties involved namely: Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation ( NTDC) and Wikimedia Nigeria Foundation(WNF).


Please report on your original project targets.

  1. Wikimedia Nigeria Foundation and NTDC have agreed to work on releasing of Free-Licensed images on Nigerian Protected place, parks and Natural Sites to Wikimedia Commons through Wiki Loves Earth and Wiki Loves Monuments.
  2. NTDC has agreed to work with Nigerian Immigration to facilitate the issue of Visa on Arrival to all participants of WikiIndaba 2019.

Benefit of the event to Wikimedia Nigeria community[edit]

To Improve our partnership stastus with Non Wikibased organisation in Nigeria

  • To serve as learning pattern on how to work with governemnt agency.
  • To help our community access information about Nigerian related contents on Tourist Site Attraction points for onward ussage on Wikimedia related projects.
  • To encouirage the agency release freely use content on Nigeria Tourist Site Attractions for Wikimedia projects.
  • To serve as platform for introdicing staff of the agency to Wikipedia


Projects do not always go according to plan. Sharing what you learned can help you and others plan similar projects in the future. Help the movement learn from your experience by answering the following questions:

  • What worked well? I travelled to Abuja a day before the event. This helps to prepare me for the D-day. .
  • What did not work so well? Some of the invited Journalist came a bit late .
  • What would you do differently next time? Ensure that invitees are reminded in time of event time.


Grant funds spent[edit]

Please describe how much grant money you spent for approved expenses, and tell us what you spent it on.

  1. Local Transport- To Airport
  2. Return Ticket- Lag- Abuja
  3. Return Ticket- Abuja -Lag
  4. Accommodation
  5. Feeding - A day
  6. Feeding - A day
  7. Phone Call
  8. Local Transport- Return
  9. Total

Remaining funds[edit]

Do you have any remaining grant funds? No

Anything else[edit]

Anything else you want to share about your project?

Media Traction[edit]

The following media tractions resulted due to the partnership: