Special report Akon Lighting Africa and Solektra international in September 2015 issue of Le Magazine de l’Afrique (Fr)

Lancé il y a 18 mois, le programme d’électrification de l’Afrique promu par le chanteur sénégalo-américain Akon étonne par ses méthodes et par ses résultats.   Il y a deux ans, j’ai rendu visite à ma grand-mère à Kaolack, au Sénégal. Pas d’électricité, on fonctionnait au kéro- sène. Je me suis dit, ce n’est pas…

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The co-founders of Solektra Int. will present efforts to address Africa energy crisis at a special panel organized by Africa 2030

23 September 2015 – Thione Niang, co-founder of the Akon Lighting Africa initiative, presented efforts to address Africa energy crisis at a special panel organized by Africa 2030, a platform set up by the l’avant-garde Network and Gobee Group. He focused his remarks on the objectives and motivations of the 3 cofounders when they launched the project, results to…

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Solektra International participate to the Academy Partner Training 2015 launched by Lorentz

Contributing to developing Africa is a key priority for Solektra international and we are happy to see our partner Lorentz – manufacturer of solar pumps, solar tracking systems and PV modules – supporting our efforts. To meet this objective our approach is to promote knowledge sharing. As a result, three of our employees, young and promising African technicians,…

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End of 6th African tour: many promising prospects

The 15 days tour which ended on August 6th in Cotonou, in Benin, allowed Solektra International to have very productive exchanges with important representatives of States, in Rwanda, in Kenya or still in Nigeria, but also with company leaders, about innovative partnerships. Solektra International was also able to engage in discussions with local agencies, in…

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