Senegalese-American artist, Akon has all cause to celebrate as he now holds a city in Senegal called “ City.”

The “Lonely” singer made it known via a tweet on his Twitter handle: @ on the 13th of January, 2020.

“Just finalized the deal for CITY in Senegal. Looking forward to hosting you there in the future,” he tweeted.

According to Akon, the city would be built on a 2,000-acre land gifted to him by the President of Senegal, Macky Sall.

In addition, the new city would also trade exclusively in his own digital cash currency called AKoin.