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19 Million Living With Disabilities In Nigeria — NPC


The National Population Commission of Nigeria has estimated that no fewer than 19 million persons are living with disabilities in Nigeria, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.

The Chairman of the Commission, Mr Eze Duruiheoma (SAN), said this during the 73rd United Nations General Assembly General Discussion of Agenda 28 on Social Development at the UN headquarters in New York.

According to the World Bank, one billion people, or 15 per cent of the world’s population, experience some form of disability and the prevalence is higher for developing countries.
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