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Visually impaired Nigerians struggle to navigate coronavirus challenges

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Please shareTweetLawal Adebimpe knows she must remain a safe distance from people to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus in Nigeria. But her blindness means she usually holds people to navigate her way around the heaving megacity of Lagos. Adebimpe, a baker who lives with her parents, lost her sight in 2018 after

Disabilities Agency: US-based group petitions National Assembly over FG’s delay

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Please shareTweetAmidst the spread of the Coronavirus in Nigeria, members of the United States-based Nigerians Living with Disabilities have petitioned the leadership of the National Assembly over the Federal Government’s delay in establishing an agency to oversee the affairs of the people living with disabilities in the country. The groups: Organisations of Persons with Disabilities,