Twitterati React After Akon Finalises The Paperwork Of His Own City


Akon is one of the most popular musicians and rappers in the world has given us many hit and blockbuster songs. The hit-maker of the 90s has received several accolades for his contribution to the music industry.

However, it has been long since the musician made news with his song. In case you are wondering where the ‘Chammak Challo’ singer has vanished, then we should tell you that he has been working on another big hit.

However, this time the big hit isn’t any song but his own self-named Senegalese city. Yes, you read that right. And if you don’t believe us, then Akon has even finalized the agreement of the city.

Recently, Akon took to his Twitter and shared a picture of himself after he signed the paperwork for his city, which will be known as the ‘Akon city’. Sharing the big news with his fans, he wrote:


Just finalized the agreement for AKON CITY in Senegal. Looking forward to hosting you there in the future”

Here, check out the Tweet:

Well, the singer had announced about this city in the year 2018. The ‘Akon City’ will be built on a 2,000-acre land gifted to him by the President of Senegal, Macky Sall.

In an interview earlier, Akon revealed:

It’s a 10-year building block so we’re doing it in stages. We started construction in March [2019] and stage two is going to be 2025. “

Well, the ‘Akon city’ will have the singer’s own cryptocurrency called Akoin, which is expected to launch in early July, this year.

In the rest of 2020, the singer is planning to expand Akoin, find partners and continue to develop the crypto-city designs of the ‘Akon City’.

Talking about his professional front, in the year 2014, Akon stepped down from the music industry in order to work on his project titled ‘the Akon Lighting Africa project’, which provides electricity to almost 15 countries in Africa.

Here, check out the reactions of Netizens on this: