Senegalese-American musician and Co-Founder of the Akon Lighting Africa initiative, Akon was in Lagos, Nigeria as a guest of the Tony Elumelu Foundation on July 31, 2015. He addressed some of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs  in an interactive session at the headquarters of the United Bank for Africa Plc, on energy and entrepreneurship, among many other things.

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L-R: Abimbola Adebakin, Chief Operating Officer of the Tony Elumelu Foundation; Tony O. Elumelu CON, Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation; Akon, Co-Founder, Akon Lighting Africa; Phillip Oduoza, Group CEO, United Bank for Africa Plc and Ade Fadeyibi, CEO, Transcorp Ughelli Power Limited at the interactive session between Akon and the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs in Lagos on 31st July, 2015.

 

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Tony O. Elumelu CON, Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation; Akon, Co-Founder, Akon Lighting Africa at the interactive session between Akon and the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs in Lagos on 31st July, 2015.

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Tony O. Elumelu CON, Founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation addressing some of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs at an interactive session with Akon in Lagos on 31st July, 2015.

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