by: michael eli dokosi /

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Facebook founder, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg touched down in Lagos for his first Nigerian visit on Tuesday disclosing “…will be meeting with developers and entrepreneurs, and learning about the startup ecosystem in Nigeria. I’ll be excited to learn as much as I can and I’m looking forward to meeting more people here.”

marc5Never a dull moment in Nigeria, tech nerds, app developers, bloggers, web developers, musicians, comedians, video directors, photographers and other folks all made it a point to confer with the tee shirt loving Zuckerberg.

Movie Director, Kunle Afolayan was hopeful the Facebook guys will develop an app so movie directors like his good self could upload films on Facebook and per the views generated get paid to which Mark replied, such plans were being considered.

Yemi Alade, Stephanie Linus, Desmond Elliot, Basket Mouth, RMD and Rita Dominic were all in session. Enjoy.


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