Executive Director
Mr. David Anyaele is a Disability Activist, Motivational Speaker, Social Worker, Public Relations, Disability, and Development Consultant and a Chartered Member of Nigerian Institute of Public Relation.

He is the founder and Executive Director, Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD), a not-for-profit making of, and for persons with disabilities established in 2002. Prior to the establishment of CCD, David Anyaele was the Chairman, My David International Limited. He is also a Board Member of different Civil Society Organizations/NGO. David has successfully coordinated many campaigns and advocacies in favor of persons with disabilities in Nigeria.

David Anyaele’s has many accolades in his name, this includes- Excellence Leadership Award by Disability votes count observers for Ondo State gubernatorial Election, 2016 and Recognition award 2016 from Nigerian Bar Association, Ikeja Branch.

Senior Program Manager
Kolawole Ogunbiyi graduated from University of Ilorin Kwara State with an LL.B (Bachelors of Laws) and obtained his (BL) Barrister at Law upon the completion of mandatory one year at the Nigerian Law School. He was a (visiting scholar / PILI Fellow) at the Columbia University Law School, New York. He is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association.

Prior to joining CCD, he has worked as a Senior Lawyer/Legal Manager at AVOCATS SANS FRONTIERES FRANCE (Lawyers without Borders). He also had a brief stay with the LEGAL RESOURCES CONSORTIUM (LRC) as Practice Coordinator.

Kolawole Ogunbiyi enjoys traveling and good music.

Admin/Finance Manager
Mrs. Florence Chima Austin is currently the Admin/Finance Manager at Centre for Citizens with Disabilities, she hails from Idemili-North Anambra State.
She is a graduate of Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri where she obtained her HND in Accounting. She also has a YALI-US Network Certificate, Sustainable Financial Strategy for NGO’s from Lagos Business School and Gender Certificate.

Prior to her joining CCD, in 2013, she worked with Zartech Ltd as a Cashier. She enjoys singing, traveling, etc.

She has built expertise in Fund Management, Peachtree accounting package & Excel software.

Her Philosophy in Life: Success achieved is an opportunity, not a privilege but determination and focus make the difference.

Logistics/Monitoring & Evaluation Officer
Mrs. Peace Ezekiel is presently the Logistics/Monitoring & Evaluation Officer at CCD, she hails from Abia State.

She has obtained an OND certificate in Mass Communication and is pursuing an HND in the same course from Lagos State Polytechnic. She also has a YALI-US Network Certificate and Social Media Mastery Certificate.

Her core strengths include- Ability to handle Media Correspondence & Social Media, Crisis Management, Logistics Procurement expertise among others.

Prior to her joining CCD, in 2013, she worked with Top Style Magazine and she also worked with Showunmi Chambers.

She enjoys dancing, writing, exploring, etc.


Program Assistant
Miss Florence Attah is presently the Admin Officer at CCD, she hails from Kogi State.

She has obtained HND certificate in Urban and Regional Planning from Federal Polytechnic Idah, Kogi State.

Prior to her joining CCD, in 2015, she worked with Solab Hotel as a Receptionist.

She enjoys playing football and volleyball, traveling, etc.

Her Philosophy about Life is – Don't look down on anyone.

Program Assistant
Miss Uloma Uwadoka works as a Program Assistant at CCD, putting to use her passion for human resource development to ensure that people living with disabilities thrive.

Miss Uloma Uwadoka sometimes employs her love for writing to address the issues of sexual abuse on her blog (My Rape Story).

When she's not working, Uloma is locked into music and art.

Office Clerk
Samuel Lucas is currently the Office Clerk at CCD.

He hails from Edo State and obtained his S.S.C.E. in Edo State.

He enjoys listening to music, playing football, reading and playing games.

He is a team player, very flexible and adaptable.

Content Management Officer
Waheed Ogunatde is an indigene of Ogun state. He obtained HND in Computer Science from Grace Polytechnic, Surulere, Lagos.

He loves surfing the internet, watching films and listening to music.

Philosophy: Always lift yourself first, then the world will lift you.

Program Assistant
Peter Ekemini is a disability rights activist who hails from Akwaibom State. Has a passion for standing up for the marginalized in society.

Peter Ekemini holds a B.Sc degree in Banking & Finance and also a Diploma in Insurance. He holds a certificate in private sector engagement and also a certificate in Collaboration and organising effective community outreach. Also ICAN in view.

Hobbies: Reading, traveling & surfing the internet.

Philosophy: If you believe, you can achieve with God.

Head Office

  • 3, Salvation road, Opebi, Ikeja, Lagos
  • +234 1 453 5253
  • info@ccdnigeria.org

Branch Office

  • 71 Olokoro Street, Umuahia, Abia State.
  • +234 (0)805 1977 606
  • ccdnigeria@gmail.com

Abuja Address

  • Plot 703, Idris Gidado street, Opposite New City Hotel, Wuye, Abuja.
  • +234 905 789 6888
  • info@ccdnigeria.org

CCD is recognized by Federal and State institutions as a credible NGO working on disability matters. We have over the past fourteen years sought a redefinition of society’s perception of the plight of persons with disabilities.

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