Popular Senegalese-American musician, record producer, and businessman Badara Akon Thiam, known with the stage name Akon recently announced the finalization of an agreement for the construction of Akon City in his home country, Senegal.
The 46-year-old singer made the announcement via his social media accounts and shared a photo from the deal.
“Just finalized the agreement for AKON CITY in Senegal. Looking forward to hosting you there in the future”.
This comes two months after the ‘Lonely’ crooner revealed he was building his own city which will be completed in 10-years.
According to the singer, he will use his cryptocurrency platform, AKoin to build the city’s economy and the whole city will have its own airport for people to fly in and out.