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Senegal’s Akon City, a colossal construction site in limbo

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Is Senegal’s Akon City an impossible dream?

By Marième Soumaré, Mehdi Ba

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Posted on April 5, 2023 08:48

The first phase of the futuristic Akon City, designed and promoted by the singer Akon, was due to be delivered by the end of 2023. But to date, the pickaxes have not delivered a single blow.

This is part 2 of a 4-part series