David Anyaele


David Obinna Anyaele (Bsc. Msc; MNIPR) is a Disability Activist; Social Worker; and Public Relation, Disability and Development Consultant; and a member of the Nigeria Institute for Public Relations. When visiting Freetown-Sierra Leone in 1999, he was attacked, captured and set on fire by the Revolutionary United Front (RUF) rebels of Sierra Leone, after his two limbs were forcefully chopped off because of his identity as a Nigerian.

The experience of Mr. Anyaele has made him rugged. He is today a better entrepreneur. He is also a Parent of three children, motivational speaker, Chief Executive Officer – Thevidan Consulting Limited, and Founder/Executive Director, Centre for Citizens with Disabilities (CCD) as well as Board Member of different organisations. As a disability advocate, David has successfully coordinated many campaigns and advocacy in favour of persons with disabilities in Nigeria.