INEC creating access for PWDs’ participation in politics, governance -Official

By Adeyemi Adeleye The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has created access to enhance active participation of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) in politics [Read More…]

Group seeks establishment of disability desk in nation’s Airports

From left; The Executive Secretary, National Commission for Persons with Disabilities (NCPWD), Mr James Lalu receiving an assistive device for PWDs donated by Dr Chike Okogwu, Founder, Centre for Ability Rehabilitation and Empowerment (CARE) in Abuja.

By Ahmed Ubandoma Dr Chike Okogwu, founder, Centre for Ability Rehabilitation and Empowerment (CARE), an NGO, has appealed to the Federal Government to establish disability [Read More…]

Lagos LGA polls: CCD trains electoral officers on effective voting access for PWDs

Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) team with the Permanent Secretary, Mrs Morenike Oki

By Adekunle Williams The Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has trained local government electoral officers on effective voting access for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) [Read More…]

PWDs in Anambra request 10 per cent of subsidy palliatives

    By Lucy Osuizigbo-Okechukwu The Joint National Association of Persons with Disabilities (JONAPWD), Anambra Chapter, has urged Gov. Chukwuma Soludo to allocate 10 per [Read More…]

Disasters: CCD urges NEMA, others to be inclusive of PWDs in response measures

Mr David Anyaele, Executive Director, Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD)

  By Augusta Uchediunor The Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) urges the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and other emergency management agencies to be [Read More…]