Young people say social media is a tool to change Nigeria
24 January 2012 Last updated at 09:27 GMT
About a year ago, when protesters took to the streets of Tunisia, Egypt and Libya, many expected the so-called Arab Spring to spread down the river Nile.
Even though localised protests hit sub-Saharan Africa, they still have not succeeded in toppling governments.
Young people in Nigeria explain how they use social media to organise protests inspired by the Arab Spring.