Today, Lagos State Government empower more than 2,000 Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) for the State with financial grants, assistive technologies and mobility aids and also disclose the plans to employ 250 physically-challenged persons enter the mainstream of the State and Local Government service.
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode, wey be say na him Deputy, Dr. (Mrs.) Idiat Adebule represent am say the setting up of the Disability Trust Fund and different empowerment programmes for PWDs na in fulfillment of promises wey him make for campaign say the govt. go make life easy for PWDs and support them to realize their dreams.
Ambode explain say the move na to make the PWDs self-reliant and wealth creators.
Him urge other people wey dey physically challenged wey no participate for this first phase of the program make them chill as them go still get their own for front.