(PHOTOS) Day Meta meets content creators in Lagos
Meta recently hosted over 50 creators across tech, lifestyle, entertainment, travel, beauty and fashion spheres in Lagos.
The event featured a series of workshops aimed at empowering creators with skills and knowledge to establish and grow their brand, reach their audience and earn a living while doing what they love.
During the workshops, Creators learned how they can use Reels in new and creative ways, getting future-ready by utilising the latest tools and features on the platforms, how to stay safe online, how to monetise their content on Facebook and Instagram and how to establish real relationships with brands.
Experts from Meta also touched on how Creators in Nigeria can realise their more opportunity, creativity and full potential while using Meta technologies.
According to Nada Enan, Head of Communications at Instagram, MEA,
“Meta is committed to supporting creators in Nigeria to realise their creativity and full potential. We recognise the amazing content they create on our family of apps and that is why we have set aside a day like today to celebrate their good work and successes. We at Meta are delighted to give creators the power to build community and bring the world closer together.”
The workshops were attended by a unique crowd of content creators, ranging from Eric Okafor, Ìfẹ́dayo Agoro, Dr Ayodele Renner, salemkinging, Nonye Udeogu, The Social Media Oga, Joseph Onaolapo, Victor Anyanwu, plantboy.ng, i_am_tjan, Tee Kuro, Hamda ‘Koya, Tijesunimi Olupekan, Sisi Yemmie, Nicole Chikwe, Swit Ope, laughpillscomedy and ayomidate among others.
In the evening, Meta hosted an intimate and immersive dinner experience with some of Nigeria’s top creators like Broda Shaggi, a Nigerian comedian and actor; Maryam Apaokagi, a skit maker, comedian and cinematographer; Mr Macaroni, an actor and content creator; Miss Techy, a female digital creator popularly known for her captivating VFX videos on Instagram; Elozonam Ogbolu, an actor, singer and music producer; Dimma Umeh, a fashion blogger and content creator; Taymesan Emmanuel, a media personality/podcaster and Nelly Agbogu, a social media influencer and entrepreneur.