The Open Book Festival Wiki edit-a-thon on South African Writers

The Open Book Festival Wiki edit-a-thon on South African Writers

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Oct 7, 2014
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This is a guest post from Wanjiru Koinange, coordinator at the recent Open Book edit-a-thon that took place in collaboration with Douglas and Theresa at Wikimedia ZA. It was not a WikiAfrica initiative, but has been include on this blog as an example of an initiative that could be replicated across Africa, and beyond. Cape Town South […]

The Wiki Entrepreneur programme in Malawi

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May 3, 2014
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A couple of months has passed since the Wiki Entrepreneurs who came from Malawi and Ethiopia for #OpenAfrica14 returned to their countries.  Michael Phoya from Malawi updates us on the progress made in introducing to the world of Wikipedia to a country of over fifteen million inhabitants. As described by Erina Mukuta, who was also a delegate […]

Articles Graduate from the WikiAfrica Incubator

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Jan 15, 2014
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The WikiAfrica Incubator is an online portal on Wikipedia that nurtures new articles about Africa. Articles passing through the WikiAfrica Incubator are sure to stay on Wikipedia. This is because, for an article to exit the WikiAfrica Incubator, it should follow recommended writing guidelines of Wikipedia and should have enough content. Over the next few […]

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