Social Security Disability Insurance; A United States Program For The Disabled


This is a program designed by the United States government to provide income support for individuals who are physically disabled, resulting in their inability to be gainfully employed. The Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), also known by other informal names like disability insurance benefits and Title ii benefits, is a payroll tax funded program that […]

The Plight of the Disabled in Nigeria and What the Government Needs to Do


The disabled individuals are people suffering from a medical condition which inhibits them from being gainfully employed or living a normal, healthy life. These physically challenged individuals include the blind, the lame, the deaf and the dumb, the mentally ill, and albinos, among many others. Here in Nigeria, one doesn’t need to look far before […]

Supplemental Security Income; A United States Support Program For The Disabled


The United States government, through supplemental security income(SSI),provides financial support for low income people who are 65 years and above as well as the blind and the disabled. The supplementary security income was created in 1974 to replace the federal state adult assistant programs that served the same purpose and is funded from the United […]