AFRICA – Senegalese-American singer Akon continues his quest to revitalize the quality of services provided in Africa with his latest tech investment. He has announced he is purchasing 50% of the Senegalese company Musik Bi. Akon revealed his ambitions to create a music streaming service in Africa that can compete with its global competitors. He spoke to BBC Africa about why young people needed to invest in the continent and his secrets on making it big.
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