The entertainer is providing energy throughout the continent thanks to the efforts of his company Akon Lighting Africa!
Akon made a big splash with his unique voice, but he isn't just a popular entertainer anymore. Akon's making his mark in the business world as well. The 'Lonely' artist has his own record company and clothing brand, and here's something really brow-raising..Akon has his own Cryptocurrency!
And now Akon is charging head-first into the world of sustainable energy.
Who's next? It can be done. What's your excuse? https://t.co/Pau9XkX526— General Ralph Scriptic Long (@ScripticLong) September 5, 2019
The artist appeared in an interview with The Breakfast Club and spoke in-depth about how his company, Akon Lighting Africa, has been providing energy throughout the continent. He elaborated about how solar energy is cleaner, environmentally-friendly as well as cost-effective.
Akon also stressed on the fact that his solar energy is beneficial, especially during times of power outages or natural disasters.
In 2018, Akon launched the first black-owned solar energy company. 👌🏾💯 pic.twitter.com/wwkC575cCG— MoorInfo (@MoorInformation) September 5, 2019
Here's the clip in which Akon completely blows the minds of his interviewers: