Current Prices Of Wheelchairs In Nigeria (2022)—The purpose of this article is to discuss the current pricing of wheelchairs in Nigeria in 2022. Simply described, a wheelchair is a manual or electric-powered chair equipped with wheels that is primarily used to carry or move a person who is unable to walk due to disease, accident, or disability.
Wheelchairs are significant advancements over crutches, as they facilitate movement not only for those with the aforementioned disabilities, but also for medical emergency patients at numerous Accident and Emergency/Casualty Departments throughout the country’s General and Teaching Hospitals, as well as Federal Medical Centers. Wheelchairs also assist persons who have difficulty standing or walking for an extended period of time.
CURRENT PRICES OF WHEELCHAIRS IN NIGERIA(2022)
The following are the current prices of wheelchairs in Nigeria this 2022. We have highlighted only the prices of major wheelchair brands in the country today.
We have also distinguished the pricing of manual and electric wheelchairs for your consideration.
COST OF MANUAL WHEELCHAIRS IN NIGERIA
- Drive Medical Wheelchair costs between the price range of ₦60,000 – ₦90,000 in Nigeria
- 1001 Wheelchair costs between the price range of ₦45,000 – ₦60,000 this 2022
- Cerebral Palsy Wheelchair costs between the price range of ₦190,000 – ₦200,000 in the country today
- Rough Ride Wheelchair With Control costs between the price range of ₦250,000 – ₦290,000 currently in today’s market
- Elegant Surgicals Wheelchair prices between the price range of ₦60,000 – ₦70,000 now.
From the information above, we can see that on the average, Generic wheelchairs in Nigeria this 2022 cost anywhere between the price range of ₦45,000 – ₦300,000, and this is dependant on their features, durability, etc. Some of the most popular generic or manual wheelchairs in Nigeria today are locally produced and do not belong to any brand.
CURRENT PRICES OF ELECTRIC WHEELCHAIRS IN NIGERIA
Leo Power Wheelchair costs between the price range of ₦700,000 To ₦1.2 million in Nigeria currently
Palsy Power Wheelchair costs between the price range of ₦450,000 – ₦780,000 in the country this 2022
Electric-powered wheelchairs in Nigeria cost between ₦600,000 – ₦3 million on the average in today’s wheelchair industry.
From the above, we can see that motorized wheelchairs are substantially more expensive than their manual cousins. The reason for this is that they are created with more advanced functions and are generally more comfortable to use. As discussed previously in this post, electric wheelchairs are not as popular in Nigeria as manual wheelchairs, but they are still available.
Kindly take note that the price variation between wheelchairs in Nigeria is related to a variety of factors such as location, the country’s currency conversion rate at the moment, the general features of the wheelchairs, their brand, and durability. Wheelchairs in Nigeria can be purchased directly from manufacturers or wholesalers located around the country.
Wheelchairs are also available at a number of pharmacies throughout the country. They are sold on Lagos Island at Idumota Market, near the Oba of Lagos Palace. Additionally, you may purchase wheelchairs online from reputable e-commerce websites with the touch of a button on your mobile device from the comfort of your home.