Oscar, I agree that we shouldn't give up, just not get our hopes too high
(335 registered users sounded much more promising than the relality of 3
marginally active users). If you can find a contact in your archives, all
the better!
Cheers,
Oliver (aka BT)

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Limoke Oscar [mailto:oslim...@gmail.com]
> Sent: 25 April 2012 23:19
> To: The discussion list for the upcoming Wikimedia Kenya chapter.
> Subject: Re: [Wikimedia Kenya] Kenyan Wiki
> 
> Lets not give ip,this guys tried to reach us after the KWC,will dig my
> archives and see what and if i can get a contact point. Its worth
> trying to link up with them and see what they are upto. Or even just
> for a discussion....
> 
> This guys had an ambition just like ours: Sharing and making locally
> relevant content available online.
> 
> On 4/25/12, stephen wanjau <stevewan...@wikimedia.or.ke> wrote:
> > Point noted BT.
> >
> > Seems it a project they jump started and somehow stalled ....
> >
> > A unique thing I noted about the wiki is that you have to request for
> > an account and even upload ur CV!
> >
> > And I agree we cannot count on them since there is even no way of
> > communicating with them.
> >
> >
> > //Stephen.
> >
> > On 4/25/12, Oliver Stegen <i...@oliverstegen.net> wrote:
> >> Don't get your hopes up too soon, cf.
> >> http://www.kenya.or.ke/Special:ActiveUsers
> >> Only 3 active users over the last 91 days with 4, 13 and 115 edits
> >> respectively. Also, noone ever edited their user page, so without user
> >> info,
> >> we may not get to know who these guys are. Just saying!
> >> Cheers,
> >> Oliver (aka BT)
> >>
> >>> -----Original Message-----
> >>> From: stephen wanjau [mailto:stevewan...@wikimedia.or.ke]
> >>> Sent: 25 April 2012 16:57
> >>> To: The discussion list for the upcoming Wikimedia Kenya chapter.
> >>> Subject: Re: [Wikimedia Kenya] Kenyan Wiki
> >>>
> >>> Hello,
> >>>
> >>> Thats exactly what I quipped at Alex on chat once I saw this Wiki.
> >>>
> >>> They have 335 registered users, 2admins and 1 buraecrat...Active
> >>> editors/contributors = 3....See [1] below.
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> Seems this is a group of open source champions who know how mediawiki
> >>> works...
> >>>
> >>> And yeah if possible we can talk about contributing to Wikipedia whose
> >>> structure is mature and already well set.
> >>>
> >>> My two cents.
> >>>
> >>> //Stephen
> >>>
> >>> 1. www.kenya.or.ke/Special:Statistics
> >>>
> >>> On 4/25/12, Limoke Oscar <oslim...@gmail.com> wrote:
> >>> > Thanks Steve,
> >>> >
> >>> > I 1st heard of this initiative sometimes in 2010 after the KWC
> >>> > Challenge.seems the guys did something awesome.
> >>> >
> >>> > Question: is there a way we can work together with such folks to
> >>> > enrich
> >>> > Kenyan Content on wikipedia? we could even recruit them int our
> >>> > chapter.....just saying
> >>> >
> >>> > On Wed, Apr 25, 2012 at 3:48 PM, stephen wanjau
> >>> <stevewan...@wikimedia.or.ke
> >>> >> wrote:
> >>> >
> >>> >> Hello Folks,
> >>> >>
> >>> >> I came across this Website that is a Wiki and I thought it might be
> >>> worth
> >>> >> sharing....
> >>> >>
> >>> >> http://www.kenya.or.ke/Main_Page
> >>> >>
> >>> >>  Seems a lot of effort has been put into it.
> >>> >>
> >>> >> //Stephen
> >>> >>


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