HAUSA WIKIMEDIA FOUNDATION PROGRAMS

Chronicles and news of Foundation projects and activities.





Wikipedia Awareness Campaign, Kaduna: November 2019
This event is an outreach campaign, that aims to promote Wikimedia projects (emphasis on Hausa projects) to people (preferably students) in Kaduna metropolis of Kaduna state Nigeria, in order to encourage them to contribute to Wikimedia projects and to increase awareness of Wikipedia among the locals to know about their language projects.
Pictures from Kaduna Event
Second Wikipedia Workshop, Katsina: April 2019
We were finally able to hold the second workshop in Katsina on Saturday, April 27.2019 at the conference hall of Katsina Tourist Lodge in Katsina, Katsina State.
Pictures from Katsina Event
Wikipedia Maiden Workshop, Kano: December 2018
The first workshop took place on Saturday, 29th December at the conference hall of Chilla Luxury Suites in Kano, Kano State. More people attended than we actually envisaged, and our guest Olaniyan Olushola had flown a day earlier. During the first segment of the event, we have a very basic Introduction to Wikipedia presentation as actually almost 80% of the participants never edited Wikipedia before. DonCamillo made a presentation on How to write basic Wikipedia article remotely from Addis Ababa. Continue reading...
Pictures from Kano Maiden Event