Solektra International and Sunna Design Partner to Produce the First “Made in Africa” Solar Street Lamps in Bamako

Solektra International and Sunna Design Partner to Produce the First “Made in Africa” Solar Street Lamps in Bamako A Strategic Move for the Akon Lighting Africa Initiative   Bamako, January 12th, 2017 – Known for launching the Akon Lighting Africa initiative, Solektra International has just announced a major partnership with Sunna Design, starting with the…

Solektra International’s CEO Samba Bathily will chair the jury of the 2016 Africa Energy Generation Prize

This initiative enables Solektra International to support the development of the next generation of low cost energy solutions in Africa  Paris and Bamako, July 18th 2016 – Solektra International’s CEO Samba Bathily has just been named chairman of the jury of the first edition of the Africa Energy Generation Prize, launched in June 2016 by the…

The main initiative of Solektra International, Akon Lighting Africa, honored in a special report broadcasted on France 24

The main initiative of Solektra International, Akon Lighting Africa, has caught the attention of France 24, which devoted part of the latest edition of Down to Earth. Akon and Samba Bathily, respectively chairman and CEO of Solektra, take the floor to explain their approach and what virtuous circle can be set up once  energy is…