Akon has announced plans to build his own virtual city in Senegal. Photo: Instagram Akon has announced plans to build his own virtual city in Senegal. Photo: Instagram
Akon has announced plans to build his own virtual city in Senegal. Photo: Instagram

Is Akon’s self-named Senegalese city, powered exclusively by his cryptocurrency Akoin, for real?

The R&B singer says he has finalised plans to build Akon City, a 2,000-acre urban centre in Senegal powered entirely by his cryptocurrency, Akoin, which will give residents of 54 African countries access to credit and government services

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Akon has announced plans to build his own virtual city in Senegal. Photo: Instagram Akon has announced plans to build his own virtual city in Senegal. Photo: Instagram
Akon has announced plans to build his own virtual city in Senegal. Photo: Instagram
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