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18 Apr
African Democratic Congress (ADC) presidential aspirant, Chukwuka Monye, at the weekend, met with leaders of the community of Persons With Disability (PWDS) in Abuja.
8 Apr
Plans have been concluded by The Irede Foundation (TIF) to embark on its yearly walk to fight discrimination against children with disabilities.
21 Nov 2021
A non-for-profit organisation, Inclusive Friends Association (IFA), has called on the Federal Government to strengthen social protection systems and establish programmes...
8 Oct 2021
A recent study on transportation has described as unfair, the transport infrastructure in the country, to passengers with disabilities.
2 Sep 2021
Nigerians have been advised to stop discrimination against people living with disabilities in society.
22 Apr 2021
The founder and Executive Director, The Irede Foundation, Crystal Chigbu, has called for actions on inclusiveness and reduction of discrimination for persons living with disabilities.
20 Jan 2021
The World Disability Day is celebrated on December 3 every year and Nigeria can now rightly join the global community in the celebration of this event having enacted a national disability law.
29 Dec 2020
The need for nations to stand together and reinforce the message that all people, including persons with disabilities (PWDs), deserve to live freely, equally, prosperously
17 Dec 2020
The National Civil Servants Association of Persons with Disabilities (NCSAPWDs) has appealed to the Federal Government to provide disability allowance to ease difficulties associated with buying aid materials. A member of the association, Dr. Samuel Eny-Ebifa, made the appeal in Abuja at a workshop on disability organised by the Federal Ministry of Women Affairs in…
21 Jun 2020
To promote inclusive education, disability and neurodiversity awareness, and social inclusion of children with disabilities...
22 Mar 2020
Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) have appealed to the Federal Government to involve its members in the provision of toilets and other sanitation facilities so that they are not left behind.
11 Feb 2020
To achieve a change of attitude towards people with disabilities, the need to look at the person and not the disability is paramount.

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The Police Command in Anambra has described the killing and beheading of Dr Okechukwu Okoye, a lawmaker representing Aguata 2 constituency by yet-to-be-identified assailants as cowards and enemies of State.
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The African Development Bank (AfDB) says that Africa will not experience food crisis contrary to reports of an imminent
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The Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) on Monday destroyed over 400 carts confiscated from pushers, who serially dump waste at unauthorised locations in the metropolis.
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The Nigerian government on Monday said it has shortlisted about 8,800 students for scholarship opportunities abroad. The shortlisted students were from among 26,000 that applied for its overseas scholarship programme backed by Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF). The annual PTDF scholarship has been ongoing since 2000, giving sponsorship placements for Nigerians acquiring masters and Ph.Ds.…
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Former Nigeria's minister of state for education and a presidential aspirant, Dr Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, Monday said he supported the decision by the ruling All Progressives Congress to attach the controversial letter of withdrawal to the Expression of Interest and Nomination forms sold to aspirants. The withdrawal letter addressed to the National Chairman of the party,…