Cerebral Palsy

Busola Akinsola Cerebral Palsy

World Cerebral Palsy Day: Oluwabusola’s message of celebration

Every October 6th is celebrated as World Cerebral Palsy Day. It’s a day to raise awareness about the condition and also to push for demands in creating an enabling and inclusive environment for those living with the condition. This year’s theme is titled millions of reasons. Cerebral Palsy is a neurological condition that is caused …

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Olaitan Akinsola Cerebral Palsy

Cerebral Palsy: How Olaitan Overcame Nollywood-Shaped Fetish Beliefs about her Daughter’s Diagnosis 

The African continent is a place where traditional beliefs are rife. According to divinity scholar Jacob Olupona, about 10% of Africa’s 1.4 billion people are adherents of traditional beliefs. However often than not, these traditional beliefs are intertwined with the more predominant religious beliefs that make up the remaining 90%, making it difficult to draw …

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