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Thursday, 5th December, 2019
 
 
 
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I'm building my own city in Senegal - Akon
Nov 28, 2019
Source: CEOAFRICA NEWS: Reported By: Anuoluwapo Oloruntola

American-born Senegalese singer, Badara Akon Thiam, popularly known as Akon, in a recent interview with Nick Cannon, revealed that he’s working on developing his own city in Senegal called “Akon City”.

According to him, he started building the city since March this year and he expects it to be complete in 10-Years’ time.

He also revealed that he will use his cryptocurrency, ‘AKoin’ to build the city’s economy and the whole city will have its own airport for people to fly in and out.

Akon said, “It’s Akon city. It’s all renewable, the Akon-tainment solar city. It’s all renewable. A real physical place, it’s going to have a real airport. It’s a 10-year building block so we’re doing it in stages”.

 
 
 
 
 
 
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