Tag: Disability

NGO commends President Buhari for creation of Disability Commission, appointment of governing board

Abdul Jimoh- August 26, 2020

The Global Hope and Justice for the Less Privileged, a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) has commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the establishment of the National Disability ... Read More

Humanitarian Affairs Ministry to Partner USAID, World Bank on Women programmes

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2020

Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq, Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, says the ministry will partner USAID and the World Bank to finance ... Read More

President Buhari Pledges to Assist Visually-Impaired Corps Member

Henry Solomon- August 22, 2018

President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to personally assist a visually-impaired National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) member, Okenala Ahmed, currently deployed to Daura, Katsina State. The ... Read More

In Few Days, Disability Bill to Be Passed – Speaker Dogara

AMT Tanimu- March 14, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has disclosed that the House of Representatives will give expeditious passage to the ... Read More

#Rio2016 #Paralympics: Ekweremadu Hails Nigerian Contingent, Says Ability Is In The Mind

Henry Solomon- September 18, 2016

  The Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has described the Nigerian contingent to the Rio Paralympics in Brazil as true heroes, who gave their ... Read More

President Buhari Appoints Visually Challenged Man as Special Assistant

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 22, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed a visually impaired man, DR. SAMUEL INALEGWU ODE ANKELI as his Senior Special Assistant with responsibility for his dealings with ... Read More

Persons With Disability Show Abilities Through Pictures

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2015

Healthcare and economic empowerment has continued to come the way of persons with physical and mental disability in Nigeria as the Australian government say it ... Read More

Ministry of Police Affairs to Highlight Critical Issues Concerning Citizens With Disabilities in The Training of Police Personnel

Henry Solomon- July 3, 2015

Citizens with Disabilties (Photo: Internet)   In a move to make the Nigeria Police force more people oriented, the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Police Affairs, ... Read More