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Job opening[edit]

m:Wiki In Africa is looking for a « Community Facilitator » part time. Distance. Flexible hours. To work on exciting projects such as Wiki Loves Africa. Timeline to apply extended till Feb 6th.
Check out :http://www.wikiinafrica.org/2022/01/17/wiki-in-africa-is-expanding-community-facilitator-2022/

Invitation to episode 15 of WikiAfrica Hour, titled Wikimedians In Residence[edit]

Dear Wikimedians,

I'm delighted to invite you to episode 15 of WikiAfrica Hour, titled Wikimedians In Residence.

The session is focused on shining light on the marriage between Wikimedia and some host organisations and its members who are interested in a productive relationship with the encyclopedia and its community.

To make the experience a fun and memorable one, we have invited the following guest speakers:

  1. Bobby Shabangu - WiR, United Nations Development Programme, South Africa
  2. Florence Devouard - WiR, World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)
  3. Nicolas Vigneron - WiR, Clermont Auvergne University
  4. Alice Kibombo - WiR, African Library and Information Associations (AfLIA)
  5. Daniel Obiokeke - WiR, The Africa Narrative

Invitation to episode 16 of WikiAfrica Hour, titled Wiki Identity[edit]

Dear Wikimedians,

It is my pleasure to invite you to episode 16 of WikiAfrica Hour, titled Wiki Identity.

The session is focused on sharing details about how branding happens around the movement, choices, modifications, etc.

Guest speakers include:

  1. Zack McCune - Director of Brand, Wikimedia Foundation
  2. Erina Mukuta - Wikimedia Sound Logo community liaison
  • Date: 23rd September 2022
  • Time: 4pm UTC
  • Details: w.wiki/5dft

Ceslause (talk) 11:51, 23 September 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Eritrea under Isaias Afwerki[edit]

There is currently a discussion about what to do with this page; any input would be appreciated! Felix QW (talk) 10:12, 4 October 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Requested move at Talk:Death and state funeral of Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani#Requested move 25 September 2022[edit]

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There is a requested move discussion at Talk:Death and state funeral of Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani#Requested move 25 September 2022 that may be of interest to members of this WikiProject. UtherSRG (talk) 10:50, 5 October 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

That probably was cryptic... why do we care about that? This RM involves about 50 state funeral articles, including at least one that is related to this WP. - UtherSRG (talk) 12:14, 5 October 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Invitation to episode 17 of WikiAfrica Hour, title Wiki Loves Africa 2022: Winners[edit]

Dear all,

It's my pleasure to invite you to episode 17 of WIkiAfrica Hour, titled "Wiki Loves Africa 2022: Winners".

It's an episode focused on hearing from the winners of the Wiki Loves Africa 2022 International prizes, to understand their photography journeys, their conviction around using photos and videos to tell stories, documentary photography, etc, and the selection process carried out by the Wiki Loves Africa 2022 International jury.

Guests include:

  1. Miriam Nwosah, Member - Wiki Loves Africa 2022 Int'l jury
  2. Anas Adam, Member - Wiki Loves Africa 2022 Int'l jury
  3. Summer Kamal - 1st prize winner, Wiki Loves Africa 2022
  4. Mohamed Hozyen - 2nd prize winner, Wiki Loves Africa 2022
  5. Ayorinde Ogundele - 3rd prize winner, Wiki Loves Africa 2022
  6. Green Wilfred Somoni - Best video prize winner, Wiki Loves Africa 2022
  7. Mohammed Yousry, Special Collection prize winner, Wiki Loves Africa 2022

Ceslause (talk) 21:44, 24 October 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Requested move at Talk:Djibouti (city)#Requested move 28 October 2022[edit]

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There is a requested move discussion at Talk:Djibouti (city)#Requested move 28 October 2022 that may be of interest to members of this WikiProject. UtherSRG (talk) 16:24, 28 October 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

FAR for Paul Kruger[edit]

I have nominated Paul Kruger for a featured article review here. Please join the discussion on whether this article meets the featured article criteria. Articles are typically reviewed for two weeks. If substantial concerns are not addressed during the review period, the article will be moved to the Featured Article Removal Candidates list for a further period, where editors may declare "Keep" or "Delist" in regards to the article's featured status. The instructions for the review process are here. Z1720 (talk) 02:37, 21 November 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Invitation to episode 18 of WikiAfrica Hour, titled How user groups are run[edit]

Dear all,

I wish to invite you to the episode 18 of WikiAfrica Hour, titled How user groups are run.

This episode is focused of shining light on what is takes to run a user group, how defunct communities are revived, how communities obtain recognition at Affiliations Committee, and lots more!

Guests include:

  1. Tochiprecious - Co-founder, Igbo Wikimedians User Group
  2. Candy Khohliwe - Program Coordinator, Wikimedia Community User Group Botswana
  3. Manavpreet Kaur - Staff liaison, Affiliations Committee
  4. Dumisani Ndubane Former Staff liaison, Affiliations Committee

Ceslause (talk) 20:23, 24 November 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

One of your project's articles has been selected for improvement![edit]

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Hello,
Please note that Medjed, which is within this project's scope, has been selected as one of the Articles for improvement. The article is scheduled to appear on Wikipedia's Community portal in the "Articles for improvement" section for one week, beginning today. Everyone is encouraged to collaborate to improve the article. Thanks, and happy editing!
Delivered by MusikBot talk 00:05, 28 November 2022 (UTC) on behalf of the AFI teamReply[reply]