The Lagos State Office for Disability Affairs [LASODA] was established by the Lagos State Special
People’s Law [LSSPL] of June 2011.The Governing Board was inaugurated by the Executive
Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola [SAN] on the 9th of July 2012 and charged
with implementing the Law.
The Law seeks to uphold the rights of all persons living with any
form of disability [PWDs] in Lagos State by safeguarding them against all forms of discrimination
and giving them equal rights and opportunities.
3. Collaboration with Ministries, Parastatals and corporate bodies in respect of building codes,
all government policies, programs and activities. Liaising with international organizations to
ensure the best practices available.
7. Ensuring compliance with the Law by receiving complaints from PWDs, investigation,
prosecution and sanctions in appropriate cases of any violation of the Law. Actualizing the
enjoyment of all rights of PWDs in the Law.