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Three Events Book Lovers Shouldn’t Miss At This Year’s Social Media Week Lagos

The Social Media Week Lagos is one of the top notch events in the year and you can trust that we will provide a definitive guide for you!

Social Media Week Lagos commences on February 22 and wraps up on February 26, 2016. This gives you just a few days to plan towards it and sift through a myriad of seminars to determine which to attend.

If you’re a book lover, here are the top four events you shouldn’t miss for the world at this year’s Social Media Week, Lagos.

1. Reading Culture, Book Publishing and Social Media

If you’re worried about Nigeria’s reading culture and you sometimes wonder why your favorite online writer is struggling with getitng his book published, then this event is for you.

Hosted by Bookhub.ng, the session will be led by panelists such as Okechukwu Ofili, Tunde Leye, Joy Isi Bewaji and Ayo Sogunro.

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2. The Power pf Iwitness: Storytelling For Change

Award winning journalist, Tolu Ogunlesi as well as Ifeoma Fafunma are the panelists for this session hosted by Freedom House on how global awareness on issues is increasingly driven by digital storytelling.

It’s a global village and your story is probably more important than you think!

3. SMW Media Africa: The Future Of Storytelling?

This session hosted by Beat FM views the radio as a reliable and slightly conventional means to get your stories out there.
Storytellers are increasing angling for recognition on new platforms, but is the radio often overlooked?

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