Akon Lighting Africa for 6 million people using solar panels to bring light to the nations
|Akon Lighting Africa for million people using solar panels to bring light to the nations|
It helps developing nations harness the power of the sun, on a continent has 320 days of sunshine a year. The initiative will provide jobs for those seeking employment alongside educating students.
The initiative stated that 70 percent of Africans are under the age of 35 and creating jobs for this segment of Africans is crucial. Every aspect of installing and maintaining solar-powered electric systems and micro-grids.
“We have the sun and innovative technologies to bring electricity to homes and communities. We now need to consolidate African expertise,” said Samba Baithily told Reuters. Baithily founded Akon Lighting Africa with Akon and Thione Niang.
The academy is scheduled to open this summer in Bamako, the capital of Mali. European experts and resources will be provided for students to use in their programs.
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Akon Lighting Africa has received $1 billion for funding from construction company China Jiangsu International to start work in low-resource areas of Africa.