By Marie-Therese Nanlong.
Jos – Persons living with disability in Plateau State have appealed to traditional rulers in the state not to neglect their members in their respective domains but include and carry them along in their activities so that they can have a sense of belonging in the society.
This is as the State Governor; Simon Lalong has reiterated his commitments to enhance the capacity of the people living with disability in order for them to contribute their quota to the development of the society.
The people living with disability further urged the traditional rulers to generate a data base of people living with disability and encourage parents who are neglecting their children living with disability to have a rethink, regard and empower them to be responsible citizens.
Speaking at the Disability Inclusive Development Training for Traditional Rulers in the State, the Chairman, Disability Rights Commission, James Lalu who tasked the…