LAGOS GAMES FESTIVAL
The inaugural edition of Lagos Games Festival holds at Tafawa Balewa Square
from the 19 th to 20 th of April 2019.
The festival, powered by DoingSoon - an event ticketing & distribution startup -, is geared at
celebrating the games culture in Lagos and making Lagos the games centre of Africa. The inaugural
edition tagged “Lets play”opens on the 19 th of April, 2019 with a symposium titled “Celebrating Games
Culture in Lagos and improving the business of gaming.”
According to the Project Lead, Moshood Osungbade, Lagos Games Festival aims to provide an avenue
for people from different walks of life to meet, interact and have fun.Lagos is known for its hustle and
bustle and the festival plans to provide an avenue for people to have fun with games during the Easter
period. “Asides from providing games that people love, gamers also have the chance to check out the
latest games currently in development and on the market for all platforms”, he added.
The festival will feature a series of tournaments, competitions, game showcases. More importantly,
the festival will bring together the amazing talent from the Nigerian game development and playing