Singer Akon signs deal with Congolese company in venture into mining sector

A company led by American-Senegalese R&B singer Akon has signed a deal to finance a copper and cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo in a joint venture with state miner SODIMICO, according to a contract published by the mines ministry. The Grammy-nominated singer, known for hit songs like “Don’t Matter” and “Smack That,”… Read More Singer Akon signs deal with Congolese company in venture into mining sector