Made in Rwanda smartphone launched

Made in Rwanda smartphone launched

The first facility on the African continent where smartphones are manufactured has been opened in Rwanda. The Mara phones production plant is located in the Kigali Special Economic Zone of Rwanda’s capital city.

Exterior of the Mara phones production plant, Kigali, Rwanda
Exterior of the Mara phones production plant, Kigali, Rwanda

The plant was inaugurated on Monday 9th October by President Paul Kagame, speaking at the launch the President noted that the new smartphones join a growing list of high-quality products that are made in the country.

The new smartphones in the Mara phones production plant, Kigali, Rwanda
The new smartphones in the Mara phones production plant, Kigali, Rwanda

Rwanda continues to grow its reputation as a hub for innovation and the President added that the opening of the plant “is another milestone on our journey to high-tech, “Made-in-Rwanda” industry”.

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