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The Wikimedia Foundation is driven by volunteers. There are many ways to get involved; online and offline. Wikipedia needs you.

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About us

We are an official affiliate of Wikimedia Foundation, which was formed in September 2015, and it serves the Wikimedians in Nigeria. This user group seeks to promote the use of Wikimedia projects by residents of Nigeria, and to also help in creating awareness on how the everyday Nigerian can contribute to the pool of Knowledge, which is Wikimedia; most especially in the translation efforts into the major local languages.

Our Objectives


To promote Wikipedia and other Wikimedia projects in Nigeria.


To increase the quality and quantity of underrepresented Nigerian content on Wikipedia and other Wikimedia projects.


To support the use of the Wikimedia projects as important tools for education and learning in Nigeria.


To partner with institutions to create educational contents and its free distribution.


To support the mission of the Wikimedia Foundation.


To support the growth, development and distribution of free educational materials in Nigeria.

Meet our team

Olaniyan Olushola
Olatunde Isaac
Ayokanmi Oyeyemi
Yinka Maja

Omolayo Ogunsiji  


Why not join us ?

There is a part of Wikimedia Nigeria for everyone to join in.

Meetups and Edithathons

Join our colorful events virtually and physically where we learn more about editing Wikipedia in various languages and contributing to her sister projects. 

Partnership with institutions

Over 45 local and foreign based institutes work with us to provide in house training to their staff and associates. We also partner for easy integration of relevant educative content from these bodies into the Wikimedia space.

Hubs and University Clubs

Our Hubs  University Fan Clubs are a global model for undergraduate contributors to Wikimedia. We hang out to edit, upload, learn and share. Join the closest to you.

Got an idea or question? Work with us


Express Chambers II,
14, Shagamu Avenue, Ilupeju, Lagos, Nigeria.

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