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Akon Indicators Settlement To Construct 'Akon Metropolis' In Senegal

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Akon has finalized an settlement for ‘Akon Metropolis, ‘ which is able to reportedly be accomplished in 2025.

Akon claims town shall be constructed on a 2,000-acre land gifted to him by the President of Senegal, Macky Sall. The brand new metropolis would additionally commerce completely in his personal digital money forex referred to as AKoin, he stated.

The rapper shared an image of himself with some a couple of dignitaries holding a doc that appears to verify that his plans have been given the inexperienced mild and that he can now start creating the brand new metropolis.

“It is a 10-year constructing block, so we’re doing it in phases. We began development in March, and stage two goes to be 2025,’ he stated throughout an interview with Nick Cannon final month.

He continued: “In the event you can have a billion {dollars} sitting within the financial institution, when you have all these folks struggling, it is loopy to me. It is like a waste of a billion {dollars}.”