Archive | March 6, 2014

Akon Looks To Bring Electricity to African Homes

Grammy-nominated singer Akon has a goal of bringing solar-powered electricity to 1 million homes in Africa by the end of the year, and the singer is using millions of his own dollars for the cause. Akon started an initiative called “Akon Lighting Africa” this month. The singer, who was born in the US to Senegalese […]

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7 African Music Festivals You Really Have To See

(CNN) — One of the most exciting things about the African continent is its dynamic arts and culture scene. The celebration of this is even more amazing. The Fest Gurus have set out on a journey to visit every major festival on the continent to share their beauty and tell a different story about Africa through the exploration […]

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