In November, last year, Facebook in partnership with CC Hub, disclosed that it will be opening the doors to its first community Hub space in Africa in the heart of Lagos.

The hub tagged NG_Hub from Facebook’ will be a multi-faceted creative space, which will connect and bring together developers, start-ups and the wider community to collaborate, learn and exchange ideas.

The NG_Hub will also host a start-up incubator programme, as well as bespoke training, guest speakers and a dedicated event space, all aimed at attracting the best talent and driving innovation in Nigeria’s tech ecosystem.

Now, it seems the NG_Hub is ready for launch on 22nd, Tuesday, 2018 at 9:30 am (GMT+1) by visiting the Facebook page or by clicking this link.

Commenting on the announcement of NG_HUB in partnership with CC Hub, and Facebook’s further support of local hubs across Nigeria, Emeka Afigbo, Head of Platform Partnerships, Middle East & Africa said “Nigeria is producing a new generation of exciting start-ups that have incredible potential. We understand the important role Facebook plays here in Nigeria with developers and start-ups and are invested in helping these communities build for the next billion. One of our key passions at Facebook is nurturing and helping to develop the tech and start-up community, and I’m excited to announce our partnership with the Nigerian tech hub ecosystem especially the NG_HUB space, here in Lagos.”