The Persons with Disabilities Act, 2018 provides, among others, that all newscasts on public and private television stations must have a Ugandan sign language interpreter, to facilitate communication for people with hearing impairments. The task combines signing, finger spelling, and specific body language translated between a spoken and a signed language.
Between 1996 and 2016, the demand for the fruit has seen tremendous growth expanding by 88.2% in 2016 alone, according to Tridge, a platform that tracks global trade in different goods. In three years, the fruit exports grew by 315% and expanded by Shs 1005.6% in the last five years, Tridge said.
Trails of destruction are still visible in the areas of Rwengoma, Rutooma, Mabira, Rwebishekye, Rwanyamahembe, Ihanika, Kacerere and parts of Bukiro. Julius Tugumisirize an area resident says that the downpour was dominated by heavy winds which blew off part of the roof of Rutooma Integrated Primary School.