Gambian President Thanks Akon for Lighting Project

The popular singer's initiative, Akon Light Africa, has provided solar energy to Sarreh Pateh, a village in the west coast region with a population of 4,000. The project aims to bring clean, renewable and affordable energy solutions primarily to rural and off-grid areas in Africa.

Adama Barrow, President of the Republic of The Gambia thanks Akon for lighting the country. You brought happiness to our villages and our people. Thank you for your love for The Gambia, @Akon. #Gambia



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