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Show Us Love – Visually Impaired Persons Urge Nigerians


Nigerians have been urged to show love and care to visually impaired people in their environment.

The Chairman, Nigeria Association of the Blind, Osun State chapter, Mr. Joseph Ogunniran made the call at a press conference to celebrate the White Cane Safety Day.

Mr. Ogunniran said the challenges being faced by visually impaired people goes beyond giving them a token but to render assistance in by helping them to cope with the stress of live.

He said the best way to provide assistance for the blind and visually impaired people is by keeping aisles and doorways clear of boxes and other debris.

Mr. Ogunniran explained that the National White Cane Safety Day celebrated on October 15th annually was to celebrate the achievements of people who are blind or visually impaired.

He called on governments and well meaning Nigerians to support and assist the cause of visually impaired people to make live better for them.

Funmi Adekoya

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