Open Switch Africa is proud to anounce that we would be hosting a series of Open day day events in Lagos Nigeria. The events would would include a workshop for the use of open data tools for research and academic purposes and we would build a community of open access enthusiast in the newly involved Lagos state University. This event will span two major universities in the city of Lagos, the Lagos State University (Epe campus) on 25th of April and the University of Lagos (Akoka) on 4th of July, 2017. On th 4th of July, at the University of Lagos hosted Open data event, we would officially launch the first Open data project created by members of the OpenCon Lagos community. The Lagos State University event is hosted in partnership with AECES (LASU) while the University of Lagos event is hosted in conjunction with the University of Lagos Science Students Association (ULSSA). Come and learn from open data experts and proffessionals.