Mr. Obioha Ononogbu, the National Chairman of the Spinal Cord Injury Association of Nigeria (SCIAN), had passed away on December 1st, 2021. Mr. Ononogbu will be laid to rest this Friday, January 7, 2022, at Umu ndi Anyaogu, Umuachama Autonomous Community Amamba, Uzuakoli in Bende LGA of Abia State. Until...

The Executive Secretary, National Commission for Persons With Disabilities, Mr. James David Lalu has congratulated the Executive Director of the Center for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) Mr David Anyaele for a meticulous report on the assessment of compliance to the Disability Act as administered on line Ministries, Extra Ministerial Departments...

An NGO, Centre For Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) on Wednesday organized a training programme for people with disabilities in Kaduna State to strengthen and build their capabilities to resist corruption and demand for accountability in governance. The Executive Director of the CCD, Mr. David Ayaele said at the opening of...

As part of its effort to strengthen the capacity of persons with disabilities to ensure transparency and demand accountability at all levels of governance, the Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) under the #Upright4Nigeria Campaign organized a three-day capacity building program to equip persons with disabilities with the right skills...

Communique Issued at the end of the Interactive Forum with Media Executives on the 1st Anniversary of National Disability Act held at Chelsea Hotel, Central Business District Abuja on Monday, January 13, 2020. As part of the activities to mark the first Anniversary of the passage of the Discrimination against...

January 17, 2020 is the first anniversary of the passage of the Discrimination against Persons with Disabilities (Prohibition) Act 2018, also known as the National Disability Act. The Act was passed by the 8th session of the National Assembly and assented to by President Mohammadu Buhari on the 17th of...

Today is International Day of Persons with Disabilities, a day set aside by the United Nations to promote a better understanding of disability issues with a focus on the rights of persons with disabilities and gains to be derived from the integration of persons with disabilities in every aspect of...

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