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Together we can profoundly impact the lives of people with intellectual disabilities

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Today, Special Olympics Nigeria is spread across 23 states with over 24,000 people with intellectual disabilities participating in year round training and competition in 10 Olympic-type sports


Our Health Initiatives

We offer basic health screenings, treatment, educational information, and referrals for follow-up care.

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Our Health Initiatives

Celebrating Our Athletes

Meet Victor Umeh who was one of the torch Bearers at the 2019 Special Olympics World Summer Games

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Celebrating Our Athletes

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Through donations from well meaning individuals and corporations, we are able to stand up for people with intellectual disabilities in Nigeria. Be a donor of Special Olympics Nigeria today

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To provide children and adults with intellectual disabilities year-round sports training and opportunities for athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports.

Special Olympics strives to create a better world by fostering the acceptance and inclusion of all people. Join any of our programs and discover all you can be.

Volunteers are the backbone of the Special Olympics movement. They serve as coaches, trainers, officials, event organizers, fundraisers and managers.

Special Olympics training and competitions take place through the year and every single gift counts. Find out how you can make a difference by giving regularly.

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