NNAD believes that the Deaf and their families have a fundamental right to access services in all aspects of their lives and the recognition of Deaf Excellencies.


To advance and promote the rights of the Deaf in Nigeria.


NNAD vision is of an inclusive society where the Deafs are fully integrated, with equality of opportunity and participation. It is our role to make this Vision a reality by promoting the equal rights for the Deaf and enhancing their life opportunities.

Sign Language

Recognition of the Nigerian Sign Language (NSL) as the preferred language and medium of communication among the Deafs and Hard of Hearing in Nigeria


To improve the Welfare, promote inclusion and well-being of deaf people across Nigeria.


NNAD aims to work closely with the legislators in order to persuade and influence them on the need for improved access to legislative proceeding for the deaf citizens. This is with a
view to have deaf representatives in the senate, House of Representatives and House of Assemblies of the Nation.

NNAD Overview

Board of Trustees

Check out the individuals that made up the NNAD Board of Trustees and the zones they presently represent in Nigeria

NNAD Executives

Check out the individuals that made up the NNAD Executives and their appointed roles

Constitution & Bylaws

Follow below to check out and download NNAD Constitution & Bylaws

Nigerian Deaf Women

The National Umbrella Cluster of NNAD that advocate and serve the interest of Deaf ladies and Women in Nigeria.

Youth Section

The National Umbrella Cluster of NNAD that advocate and serve the interest of Deaf youths in Nigeria

State Branches & Association

NNAD membership encompasses every Deaf across the entire 36 states in the 6 Geo-Political Zones in Nigeria. Follow below to locate your state zone and Chairman information


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Event Reports

Call for Papers Theme: – Repositioning the Nigerian Deaf Youth for Post COVID – 19 ERA: Challenges and Opportunities. Date: – September …

Cutting of the cake with Lagos State first lady, Dr.( Mrs) Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu at the last AGM opening ceremony in Lagos The …

Meeting kicked off from 3-5 pm. The main agenda of the meeting was for all parties involved to be on the same …

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Suite 06, Room 4, 2nd Floor Mallam Shehu Plaza, NO 35, IT Igbami Street, Jabi District, Abuja, Nigeria


Adejumo Timothy (NNAD National Secretary) 08030820991 (SMS/Whatsapp only)



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