Akon Creates City In Senegal Called “Akon City”
Akon has every reason to celebrate, as the Senegalese-American artist now owns a city in Senegal, called the “Akon City“.
On his Twitter handle, the “Lonely” singer announced it through a tweet: @akon of January 13, 2020.
“Just finalized the agreement for AKON CITY in Senegal. Looking forward to hosting you there in the future,” he tweeted.
Just finalized the agreement for AKON CITY in Senegal. Looking forward to hosting you there in the future pic.twitter.com/dsoYpmjnpf
— AKON (@Akon) January 13, 2020
The city was built on a 2,000-acre land given to it by the Senegalese President, Macky Sall according to Akon.
Finally, the new town would also exclusively trade in its own digital currency known as AKoin.