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  • Akon Begins Academy to Provide 600 Million Africans with Electricity

    May 22, 15 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *Akon started Akon Lighting Africa initiative, which focuses on bringing electricity to 600 million Africans, and is now bringing a “solar academy,” according to Reuters via The Huffington Post. The academy is scheduled to open this summer in Bamako, Mali’s capital. It will teach African engineers and entrepreneurs how to develop solar power for the continent.

  • THE (04-30-15) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Apr 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE “Whenever you see a successful person you only […]

  • Akon to Release 5 Albums in 5 Different Genres in 2015

    Jan 5, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Just when you began to ask yourself whatever happened to Akon, he’s back. The singer has announced plans for a multi-genre project, entitled “Stadium,” which will be comprised of five albums, each in a different style – pop, Euro, Island, World and Urban – released over the course of the next 12 months. He tweeted: […]

  • Akon Loses the Most Followers after Celebrity Instagram Purge

    Dec 28, 14 by Deron Dalton 2 Comments


    *Poor Akon! The “Don’t Matter” singer lost the most Instagram followers with a total of 3 million due to the purge of spam accounts. Other celebrities like Rihanna (1.2 million), Kim Kardashian (1.3 million) and Mase (1.6 million) lost huge as well. But the rapper-turned-pastor lost so many he deleted his account. Instagram got rid of accounts that were […]

  • Akon, Others ‘Waiting’ for Action on Ebola in New Ad (Watch)

    Nov 20, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Bono, Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, Morgan Freeman and “The Walking Dead” actress Danai Gurira are among the celebrities literally waiting for the world to take action in a new online campaign addressing the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. In a video posted Wednesday, stars such as Will Ferrell, Thandie Newton and Connie Britton stare silently […]

  • Akon Combats Ebola By Performing in Africa in Large Plastic Bubble?

    Oct 6, 14 by Qwest7 4 Comments


    *It’s true that Akon hasn’t been on the public radar regarding his music for a minute, but he sure picked quite a way to get people talking. According to thesource.com, the Senegalese-American entertainer did in fact perform in a giant plastic bubble at an open-air concert in a large outdoor space neighboring an airport in […]