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Grants:Wikimedia UG Nigeria Grants/Wikimedia User Group Nigeria Community Support Fund/Kingsley Nkem/Translate-a-thon: Articles on Nigerian Local Governments from English to Igbo Wikipedia./Report

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

I met my goals and I am happy with how my project went. Participants turned up as anticipated and were excited to contribute to Wikipedia.



Please report on your original project targets. Please be sure to review and provide metrics required for Rapid Grants.

Target outcome Achieved outcome Explanation
Number of events 1 Number of events 1 We had old and new participants, the new participants were trained. New and existing participants contributed during the translate-a-thon session
Number of participants 15 Number of participants 16. Others were eager to join but the plan and budget was for just 15 participants
Number of new editors 10 Number of new editors 11 After sensitization people were eager to participate
Number of articles created or improved 60 Number of articles created or improved 126 Participants learnt and contributed immensely during the training. See more details on the event dashboard.
Number of repeat participants 5 Number of repeat participants 5 People were excited and wanted to participate



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?
Everything worked well as planned.
  • What did not work so well?
The network connectivity was not so favourable.
  • What would you do differently next time?
I will include a hybrid event to accommodate online participants and give room for more participation.



Grant funds spent


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

#Venue= NGN40000
  1. Hiring of Projector= NGN15000
  2. Refreshment for 15 participants at N2000 each =NGN30000
  3. Data subsidy for participants= NGN15000
  4. Data subsidy for Facilitators= NGN15000
  5. Transportation subsidy for participants= NGN15000
  6. Transport logistics/feeding for Facilitators= NGN15000
  7. TOTAL= NGN145000

Remaining funds


Do you have any remaining grant funds?

No, I have no remaining funds.

Anything else


Anything else you want to share about your project?

I look forward to organizing another project and reaching more participants. Thanks to Wikimedia Nigerian UG for making the event possible.



This report is now accepted Olaniyan Olushola (talk) 06:55, 27 July 2022 (UTC)