CCD trains personnel as observers
The Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has announced training 45 people as election observers in the 16 local councils in the state.This is in collaboration with the state chapter of the Joint National Associations of Persons with Disabilities (JONAPWD).
CCD tasks Lagos state on special persons’ law implementation
The Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has called for the full implementation of Lagos State Special Persons Law (LSSPL) by public and private sectors in the state. Executive Director of the Centre, Mr. David Anyaele...
‘Passage of disability bill is fulfillment of Nigeria’s obligation to international treaties’
In the past few years, the Centre for Citizens with Disability (CCD), have been in the forefront of the campaign for the enactment of disability law in Nigeria. In this interview with JOSEPH ONYEKWERE, the executive director of CCD, David Anyaele, says Nigeria is under obligation to implement the provision of international treaties that recognize…
Physically challenged persons to protest neglect of disability bill at National Assembly
A cross section of the over 25 million Nigerians living with various forms of disability will today protest the alleged neglect of the Disability Bill to the National Assembly.
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...
Persons with disabilities in Anambra protest against denial of voting rights
Persons with disabilities yesterday protested in Awka, the Anambra State capital, against their denial of voting rights.
Physically challenged persons decry lack of working tools for appointed colleagues
The Center for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) has queried the state government for appointing some persons with disabilities into offices without assigning them accommodation and giving them the necessary working tools.
Group commends passage of disability bill
Centre for Citizens with Disability (CCD) has commended the Senate for passing the Discrimination Against Persons with Disabilities (Prohibition) Bill 2016.