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Rwanda recognises green mobility with launch of electric cars

PUBLISHED: Wed Oct 30 2019 | Wed, 30 Oct 2019 11:35:19 GMT

The first ever electric cars have hit Rwanda’s roads as German carmaker Volkswagen launched its pilot electric mobility project in Africa. This according to officials demonstrates the country’s commitment to adopt and drive technological advances. CNBC Africa’s Steven Muvunyi reports.