By Ayoola Olajide and ‘Tosin Fawemida It has been observed that slums arise as a failure of governance. Slum dwellers are often the most neglected, marginalized and underserved citizens of any nation. The living conditions are overcrowded and dismal. Superstition, ignorance, unemployment and illiteracy run rife in the sub-society called Makoko, a sprawling township in …

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Tayo Faloye, 47, Founder/CEO, Disability & Sickle Cell Organization of Nigeria (DISCON), is on a mission to get SCD officially listed as a Disability within the Disability Laws of Nigeria. What will the benefit of this be? Faloye speaks with Tosin Fawemida SCD Not Strictly a Disability But… Some individuals living with sickle cell have …

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