Election: physically challenged seek participation in polls

We are also Nigerians and should have our say on the national issues and that includes our rights to vote.

Those were the cries of people living with disabilities in Osun state who have appealed to the Independent National Commission, INEC and other relevant organs of Nigerian government not to disenfranchise them.

A cross section of challenged persons who spoke at an election awareness programme organized by an NGO, Hope for Family Development Initiative, HFDI, in collaboration with INEC urged the electoral body not to discriminate between them and those without disability during the polls.

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