The Uganda skateboard union on 5th of September received journalists from the national television Uganda broadcasting council and interviews were shown live on the national television. This was followed by journalists from the national paper The New vision , Uganda’s leading daily paper who also visited the union at their home skateboard park in Kitintale kampala uganda. and later in the week , the event was published in the national paper. This gave the skateboarders more courage in their struggle for popularity and recognition by the government .many people have now frequented the park and it has become a regular entertainment for the youth and the population at large . some of the photos taken earlier on can be viewed below.