Police Lagos Command Pledges Support To Rights Of PWDS



By Augusta Uchediunor

The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command,  Idowu Omohunwa, says the command will be sensitive to the interest of Persons Living with Disabilities (PWDs) in the state to ensure their rights are protected.

Omohunwa gave the assurance when a team from the Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) paid an advocacy visit to his office in Lagos on Thursday.

The visit to the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Lagos State Command, led by Mr David Anyaele, CCD’s Executive Director, was on Enhancing Access to Justice for Persons with Disabilities.

The team was earlier received by ACP Mary Ayim, AC Administration, NPF, Lagos State Command, Ikeja.

The Commissioner of Police said: “ACP Ayim has given me the feedback on the interaction with you as it concerns your wishes.

“For the command under my leadership,  I am very much abreast of your activities . I was part of the process that led to the establishment of Desk Office for Persons with Disability.


Source: News Agency of Nigeria