Akon launches solar institute in Africa


The singer alongside Akon Lighting Africa Project’s team visited an energy factory in China to further enhance its goal of providing electricity for Africa
Senegalese-American musician, Akon, whose “Akon Lighting Africa” initiative is aimed at bringing electricity to some 600 million Africans on Tuesday declared the launch of new “Solar Academy”.
The academy, according to a statement by the group investing in solar power for the future could help to implant a viable platform to power homes that lacked electricity.
The institution is scheduled to open this summer in Bamako, Mali’s capital.
It would try to give African engineers and entrepreneurs the skills needed …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper