[African Wikimedians] WikiGap Nigeria Online Contest extends to 27 May 2020.

Dear friends,


We write to thank you for your immense contribution to the ongoing WikiGap online event in Nigeria organized to close the existing gender gap on Wikipedia.

We have received feedback from some quarter of the community with the desire to join the contest. So, to encourage wider community participation and an all-inclusive event, we have decided to extend the contest for two additional weeks.

So the new date is now 27 May 2020.

The following prizes are available for participants.

  • 1st: HP Laptop 15-ra011nia Celeron 4GB RAM 500GB HDD FREE DOS
  • 2nd: Mobile Phone: Canon 12 Air 6.55 inc
  • 3rd: Zealot S7 Pro Portable Wireless Touch Control Bluetooth Speaker 4.2 With 10000maH and Powerbank
  • 4th: 1TB Backup+Slim External Hard Drive
  • 5th: 128GB Ultra OTG Dual USB Flash Drive
  • 6th-15th: Wikipedia pencil, pin, and merchandise as supported by Wikimedia Sverige.

You can join us by signing up here.

The contest is organized in partnership with the Swedish Embassy in Nigeria, African Women in the Media, Women in Red, Wiki in Africa and Wikimedia Sverige.

Thank you for the anticipated participation.


Olaniyan Ishola Olushola

When I go to the website to sign up for the contest I see participates list but not where to add my name. Please advise thanks.