Akon City Exclusive on African Blockchain Series

Multi-platinum-selling music artist and producer Akon is building a futuristic city in Senegal. This futuristic city will have its own digital currency called Akoin Token.
 
A look at Akon City
Official agreements were reached in January 2020 with Senegalese government officials for the establishment of “Akon City” in Senegal. Akon city is currently under construction but construction began in March 2019. The original plans were announced by Akon at the Cannes Lion Festival in 2018, as CNN reported then.
 
The project has full backing of the Senegalese government and president, Macky Sall who gave Akon the 2000 square acres of land for his planned city.
 
Akon told Nick Cannon during an interview on power 106 Los Angeles, that it is a 10-years building block so it’s going to be done in stages. With the stage two to be completed by 2025.
 
Features of the Akon City
 
1. Clean and Renewable Energy
Akon City will be a green city relying totally on renewable energy. Power used in the city will be generated from the sun through solar energy technology. It is set to become Senegal’s first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified cities, by using innovative materials that protect the natural environment Akon city aims to compete with sustainability projects around the globe.
 
 
2. A real life futuristic city
 
Akon envisions a futuristic “smart city” where the cryptocurrency Akoin will be the primary means of exchange and businesses and the community can flourish thanks to the benefits of using a stable coin that is not linked to volatile local fiat currencies.
 
The futuristic city’s website describes it as a “real-life Wakanda“, comparing it to the hi-tech fictional African country which was home to Marvel superhero Black Panther in the award-winning movie. In the movie, Wakanda combines lush river valleys and mountain ranges with towering skyscrapers and state-of-the-art tech.
 
Akon plans to make Akon city a real life futuristic city in Africa modeled after Wakanda in the Black Panther movie.
 
 
3. Akoin, Akoin Token and Akoin Ecosystem
 
Akoin is a cryptocurrency and Decentralized Application (DApp/App) ecosystem. It consists of the Akoin Token and Akoin Ecosystem.
 
 
The Akoin Token is a trusted digital currency created with a vision for empowering individuals to build businesses; trade with other consumers; and earn, save and spend cryptocurrency in a safe, secure and private manner.
 
The Akoin Ecosystem will provide a suite for entrepreneurs to build blockchain powered applications (or decentralized apps) for the Akoin community of users. The Akoin Token will be used as an accessory to access applications, tools or services in the ecosystem. This Ecosystem will unlock the potential of the world’s largest emerging economy through creation of a trusted cryptocurrency with a vision to stimulate and innovate revenue generating opportunities that support and empower youth entrepreneurship, economic stability and growth across Africa.
 
Features of Akoin Ecosystem
 
The ecosystem will bring together digital and real-life tools & services to empower consumers to earn, save and spend cryptocurrency while also providing an opportunity for entrepreneurs and brands.
 
 
 
Currency base: The Akoin Ecosystem features a Digital Currency wallet with which you can send, receive, spend and save your cryptocurrency.
 
Financial services: The Akoin ecosystem will provide financial services to the unbanked in Africa by providing Credit facilities, Micro-lending and P2P Lending
 
Infrastructure: Wi-Fi sharing on the ecosystem.
 
Content Marketing: you can easily earn revenue on the ecosystem through content marketing. Marketing contents like Video, Music and Advertising.
 
Professional Services: Freelance, Share Economy, Crypto based jobs.
 
For more information visit https://Akoin.io