Akon who announced of his project of making a Utopian city back in 2018 describing it as real life ‘Wakand’ depicted in movie black panther, on Monday he announced about moving ahead with his $6 billion project of making futuristic technically advanced Akon’s city will begin early in 2021.
Akon said one third of the project $6 billion is already secured, but declined to name investors as per agreement made. The city will provide everything according to Akon, job for Senegalese and also will serve as ‘Home back Home’ for black Americans and others facing racial injustices.
Akon even traveled with authorities to Grassy fields in Mbodienne some 100 km away from capital, construction yet to begin.
He said “The system back home treats them unfairly in so many different ways that you can never imagine. And they only go through it because they feel that there is no other way” and added “So if you’re coming from America or Europe or elsewhere in the diaspora and you feel that you want to visit Africa, we want Senegal to be your first stop”.
He also described about the how the city would look like, there would be water like designs like shapes of traditional sculptures long made in Africa’s villages however Akon City will be made of metal and glass, not wood and a hotel within the city plans to feature rooms decorated for each of the 54 nations of Africa.
Rapper Akon also said city will have its own hospital, police station and even its own Crypto currency already named as AKoin and also said about franchising the concept to other countries. Read Ed Sheeran Welcome his First Baby Girl
Akon these days is more focused in development projects in Africa these years and in 2014, he started Akon Lighting Africa, which backs solar energy projects in rural area.
Unlike every city, local have lots of hope from project but will see in future about how this helped their local’s.
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