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Nigeria Disabled Activist -- WEB

Nigeria Disabled Activist -- WEB
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Nearly half of Nigeria's population are women and about 20 percent of them are living with a disability, according to research by a Nigerian advocacy group. Activists say many of these women face stigma and suffer injustices because of their condition, including gender based violence. But one disabled woman is pushing back to ensure women like her have better access to healthcare and equal justice. Timothy Obiezu reports from Abuja.