‘We’ve lost a voice for persons with disabilities in TB Joshua’s demise’
A Lagos-based disabilities rights advocate group, the Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD), yesterday, said it lost a voice for persons with disabilities with the passing of Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua at the age of 57.
Persons with disabilities appointed in Abia
Governor of Abia State, Okezie Ikpeazu has approved the appointments of two Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) as Senior Special Assistants.The Executive Director of Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD), David Anyaele...
PWDs mobilise to challenge Kaduna government over budgetary allocation
The physically-challenged persons, who were mobilised by Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD), protested discrimination against them by the government in the provision of amenities that would mitigate their plight.
Disabilities’ centre urges investigation of fake police officers in Bayelsa guber poll
Memebrs of Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and the public to investigate the fake police officers that overpowered the 66,241 personnel deployed in polling units during the governorship elections in Bayelsa and Kogi states.
Persons with disabilities seek special protection from security agencies
Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has called on the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to implement the Disability Act by ensuring that all barriers that hinder persons with disabilities from participating in elections are removed.
PWDs may boycott Kogi, Bayelsa states guber polls
Center for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has directed Persons Living with Disabilities (PWDs) not to participate in the coming Kogi and Bayelsa governorship elections if they feel that the environment is not conducive for them.
Group seeks implementation of National Disability Act
The Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has implored the Federal Government to take urgent action...
Group urges government to pass disability bill into law
A non-governmental organisation, Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD), has called on the government to pass Disability Bill into law in order to protect...
CCD seeks role for disabled persons in project planning
The Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has urged the Federal Government to include People Living With Disabilities (PWDs) in the planning and implementation of infrastructural projects.
Group urges compliance with special people’s law
The Executive Director, Centre for Citizen with Disabilities (CCD), Mr. David Anyaele, has stated that there is still much to be done on the part of the public to ensure compliance with the Lagos State Special People’s Law, which came into effect in 2011.