Factors that Sustain the Stigmatization of Deaf Children and Children with IDD in Nigeria

The International Conference on Disabilities in Africa (ICDA) has come and gone on the 28th of July 2018, in Abuja, Nigeria, but not without…


Deaf Association in Kaduna Supports the Documentation of Indigenous Nigerian Sign Language

Nigerian National Association for the Deaf (NNAD) Kaduna chapter, on Sunday, July 29th, 2018 declares her support for the indigenous Nigerian Sign…


Albuquerque Local Supporters Organize a Success Party for Emma Asonye, S-DELI

The emergence of Save the Deaf and Endangered Languages Initiative [S-DELI] as one of the partners of Global Giving in the June 2018 Accelerator…


What’s this Fuss about Nigerian Sign Language?

What’s this Fuss about Nigerian Sign Language? My colleague, Ibrahim Garba[i] and I have had a long chat on the issue of Nigerian Sign Language Vs.…


"CODAs and Parents Must Sign" Campaign

  Welcome to September, the month of the International Week of the Deaf (IWD). One of the best ways to show gratitude to God for a quality life is to…


Deaf Students in Kuje, Abuja

Let’s Discuss Nigerian Sign Language Chapter 2

Let’s Discuss Nigerian Sign Language Chapter 2 Since we started to advocate for the documentation and development of Nigerian Sign Language NSL, we…


Support "Stop Abuse of Deaf Girls Campaign"

Support the “Stop Abuse of Deaf Girls Campaign” The story that village miscreants were regularly breaking into the School for the Deaf Orodo, Imo…


10 Lessons from Nigerian Sign Language

10 Lessons from Nigerian Sign Language Every language is unique and beautiful – spoken or signed Every language is historically developed Every…


Let's Discuss the Deaf and the Nigerian Sign Language

Let’s Discuss the Deaf and the Nigerian Sign Language For the past 3 years, I have been studying Deaf communities in Nigeria and their linguistic…


Deaf Girls in School

Stop Abuse of Deaf Girls Campaign

Stop Abuse of Deaf Girls Campaign Emma Asonye, PhD. A considerable amount of study has been given to the issue of Deaf girls abuse worldwide and a…