WikiIndaba conference 2019/Submissions/Showcasing How Far We Have Come as a Community in Nigeria (Closed Meetup)

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Submission no.
Title of the submission

Showcasing how far we have gone as a community in Nigeria ( Strength, Weakness, Opportunity and Threat.)

Type of submission (lecture, panel, tutorial/workshop, roundtable discussion, lightning talk, birds of a feather discussion)

Roundtable (Closed Meeting with Nigerian Community Members)

Author of the submission

Wikimedia Nigeria Community

Language of presentation


E-mail address



Wikimedia Nigeria

Country of origin


Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)

Wikimedia User Group Nigeria

Personal homepage or blog

Abstract (up to 300 words to describe your proposal)

Wikimedia community in Nigeria is made of a group of Wikipedia enthusiasts who are committed to promoting Wikipedia in the country. The community is divided into four affiliates :

  • Wikimedia User Group Nigeria
  • Igbo Wikimedia User Group
  • Hausa Wikimedia User Group.
  • Yoruba Wikimedia User Group

The panel will focus on opportunities within the ecosystem and the challenges facing the community.

What will attendees take away from this session?

Attendees will learn about the following: 1. works 2. Needs 3. Challenges facing us as a community

Theme of presentation

WikiCulture and Community

For workshops and discussions, what level is the intended audience?

No restrictions

Length of session (if other than 25 minutes, specify how long)
55 minutes
Will you attend WikiIndaba if your submission is not accepted?


Slides or further information (optional)
Special requests
Is this Submission a Draft or Final?

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