Solektra International at WGE summit in Dubai

DUBAI: The third edition of The World Green Economy Summit (WGES) was inaugurated on Wednesday under the patronage and in the presence of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Dubai: Keynote speakers urged hundreds of students attending the World Green Economy…

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Akon Lighting Africa on Ebony Life TV

Join the co-founders of Solektra International Solektra in Hello Africa, an enthusiastic TV show designed by Eunice Omole and produced by Ebony Life TV to highlight key figures of the African Diaspora and their role in the development of the continent. For Akon, Thione Niang Samba Bathily, this is an opportunity to come back on…

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Solektra International at the United Nations

Almost a year after being honored by the United Nations Initiative Sustainable Energy 4 All, Akon, Thione Niang and Samba Bathily, cofounders of Solektra International, the company that launched the Akon Lighting Africa program, are again in New York; this time they will celebrate with the international community the historic agreement on climate adopted in Paris at the…

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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…

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