His Excellency President Paul Kagame to Deliver Opening Keynote at MWC Africa 2022 in Kigali

His Excellency Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda, to Attend the First In-Person Mobile World Congress Africa (MWC Africa)

18 August, London: The GSMA is pleased to announce that His Excellency Paul Kagame, the President of the Republic of Rwanda, will attend and deliver the opening keynote of the first in-person MWC Africa in Kigali on 25 October 2022.

“We are honoured that His Excellency Paul Kagame will open our first in-person MWC Africa. His attendance reiterates the important role the mobile industry has to play in driving economic growth and prosperity across the African continent. I look forward to an engaging and inspiring conversation on the stage in Kigali,” said Mr Mats Granryd, Director General, GSMA.

Event Partners

MWC Africa’s industry-leading agenda is enabled by the partners of our event. We are proud to have the support of leading global and regional companies including our founding partners Mastercard, MTN, Orange, ZTE and our supporting partners ASVL Summit 2022 and Smart Africa.

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