INDIGENOUS NIGERIAN SIGN LANGUAGE DOCUMENTATION PROJECT, ABUJA-KADUNA 2018

According to Nettle and Romaine in the article“Preserving Endangered Languages”, 90% of the world’s languages are expected to disappear in the next…


Beauty Beyond Speech – Curbing the Abuse of Deaf Girls in Nigeria, Africa

  Abuse or Violence against Women and Girls Act is an Act, which many countries, including America are still passing and implementing. The call…


Now that the Disability Bill is Signed: Episode 2

In my first article on this matter, I tried to shed light on some of the realities that face a typical Nigerian deaf child, which I’m beginning to…


Now that Disability Right Bill is Signed

  As much accolade goes to President Muhammadu Buhari for signing into law the bill criminalizing the discrimination of people with disability in…


S-DELI outreach to school for the deaf in Port Harcourt 2

An Overview of Schools for the Deaf in Nigeria

Introduction This publication contains additional information to the initial publication that accompanies the school directory that was published a…


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…


Today is World Hearing Day 2018

World Hearing Day 2018 Hear the Future, Prepare for it WHO calls for action from governments and their partners to stem the rise in hearing loss 2…


2030 SDGs for the Deaf

2030 SDGs, What Does it Mean to African Deaf Communities?

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