Kenyan Innovator Invents Smart Hand Gloves that Turn Sign Language Into Audio Speech

11th January 2019 BY checkoutafrica

Africans have always been great inventors and 25-year-old Kenyan innovator, Roy Allela is the latest proof of this after inventing smart hand gloves that translate sign language into audio speech. Inspired by the need to communicate with his 6-year-old niece who was born deaf and encountered difficulties while communicating with family members who weren’t conversant with sign language, he created…