Wait, what? Akon is coming to Pakistan!
KARACHI: Fasten your seat belts because ‘Smack That’ singer Akon is coming to Karachi and Lahore in April!
The Grammy award-winning R&B artist Akon will join stars Figo and Kaka, who arrived in Karachi on Thursday to promote football in the country and show the world Pakistan’s soft image.
British Deputy High Commissioner Karachi and UK Trade Director for Pakistan Elin Burns said, “I am delighted that so much progress is taking place in the UK-Pakistan relationship this year. 2019 is geared up to be a historic year of collaboration between the UK and Pakistan in trade, education, sports and music. This is a testament to the UK’s commitment towards Pakistan’s prosperity. The UK based TouchSky Group shares our vision of supporting Pakistan and showcasing the many positive aspects of Pakistan to the world.”