Akon Plans To Start Mentorship Program For Young African Artistes

Onyeka Ibeanusi  | Wednesday, 24 September 2014 | 1397 Total Views


American/Senegalese singer Akon has promised to start a  mentorship programme that will link upcoming artistes with international musicians.  

Akon who was in Kenya last week, reportedly discussed the plans with the president. Director of digital communication in the Office of the President, Dennis Itumbi disclosed  ‘They discussed how to start a mentorship programme for upcoming artistes and how to link them up to international stars. Akon promised Jomo that he would return by end of the year.’