The first ever Social Media Week to be held in Africa kicked off in Lagos on Monday with its first forum; “Enterprise Creative Presents: My Journey” which will be followed by a series of 17 other events holding at different centres in the metropolis today.

The event dubbed #SMWLagos, according to the official site of the event, is put together to explore how people and organizations are connecting to share new ideas and information.

The different forums are set to host thought leaders, bloggers, musicians, activists, entrepreneurs and everyday citizens from Nigeria -and throughout the continent and the diaspora.

The Full #SMWLagos daily event schedule can be found here: http://socialmediaweek.org/lagos/schedule/.

The event is produced by Dragon Africa and AFRIKA21.