Akoin (AKN) Crypto Utility Token is Live on Bittrex

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The Akoin cryptocurrency utility token for the Akoin decentralized app ecosystem developed by popular music artist Akon, which will be the central currency of Akon city, a sustainable and eco-tourism smart city in Senegal, Africa is live on Bittrex.

About Akoin (AKN)

Akoin is a cryptocurrency utility token, powered by a marketplace of tools and services to fuel entrepreneurs, business owners, and social activists. Akoin aims to help connect and engage across the rising economies of Africa and beyond by minimizing barriers to entry for entrepreneurs and small businesses in Africa, while simultaneously providing a gateway for global brands currently struggling to access this demographic.

“Young entrepreneurs in Africa are facing real hardships in creating and building businesses — problems that have hampered sustained development for too long.”

Akoin Use Cases

Akoin’s Use Cases will include Microlending, Crowdfunding, Healthcare, Land Rights, Utility & Solar Power, Usage in Mwale Medical Technology City (A newly built city located in Butere Sub-county, Kakamega, Kenya centered around a state-of-the-art medical and technology complex), and Akon City which is currently under development in Senegal.

The Akoin Foundation is also setting up a blockchain hub, dubbed the “Kenyan Opportunity Hub” in Mwale Medical Technology City which hopes to provide Kenyans with more work opportunities. The hub is set to launch in Q4 2020 and will be the first initiative of its kind in Africa.

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