The Lagos State Government is set to empower 1000 Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) with grants of N100, 000 each, motorized wheelchairs, adapted laptops for the visually impaired and other assistive devices. The grants will be released through the Lagos State Office for Disability Affairs (LASODA). LASODA’s Director, Monitoring and Evaluation,...

Disabilities Act: Stakeholders to engage NGOs, MDAs on domestication (By Diana Omueza) Uyo (Akwa-Ibom) April 11, 2019 (NAN) Stakeholders in the fight for the implementation of Discrimination Against Persons with Disabilities Prohibition Act say they are set to engage other stakeholders on the domestication of the Act. The stakeholders said...

Enugu – The Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) an NGO, has urged the Federal Government and the National Assembly to gazette the Discrimination Against Persons with Disabilities (Prohibition) Law. The Executive Director of CCD, Mr David Anyaele, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria...

#TrackNigeria – The Centre for Citizens with Disability (CCD) has decried the absence of Information, Education and Communication (IEC) materials for the deaf and hearing impaired persons for the Presidential and National Assembly elections on Saturday. These materials are to assist the deaf or persons with hearing impairment in understanding the voting process....

A group, the Centre for Citizens with Disabilities calls for Equal Voting Access for Persons with Disabilities. The Group in a statement to Leadership Weekend said “it is the expectation of Nigerians with disabilities that INEC will eliminate all barriers that hinder persons with disabilities from participating in the electoral...

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