Solektra Co-founders Akon, Thione Niang and Samba Bathily introduce their mini grid project in latest issue of Invest in Africa

Solektra Co-founders Akon, Thione Niang and Samba Bathily introduce their mini grid project in latest issue of Invest in Africa http://www.investinafrica.media/ With the growing perception that renewable energy is the most cost-effective solution to Africa’s energy crisis, now is the time to accelerate our investments in programmes that can be scaled or replicated to maximise…

Akon and Partners to Bring Mission of Lighting Up Africa to Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week

Akon Lighting Africa initiative co-founders see ADSW as opportunity to cement partnerships and engage youth on sustainability Abu Dhabi, UAE – 13 January, 2016: Grammy-nominated American singer, rapper, and solar energy entrepreneur Akon will join his Solektra International partners Samba Bathily and Thione Niang at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW), the Middle East’s largest gathering…