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Thursday 31 July  
Leaders in Acholi, Uganda, watch a screening of Kony 2012

Bridges with Africa - Radio show: Party don't stop

On air: 28 December 2012 8:00 - 4 January 2013 23:55 (Photo: AFP)

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This week’s Bridges with Africa explores some of the best stories and sounds of 2012.

Listen to the full show by clicking on the play button immediately below. For highlights, click on the clips that follow.


Kony 2012 was initiatated by NGO Invisible Children for the purported aim of bringing Ugandan LRA leader Joseph Kony to justice. However, the campaign received as much support as it did backlash, including from Ugandans themselves.


It’s common for celebrities to become the face of the charities they support. But how much do-gooding are they actually doing?


Mohamed Kamara was only four when rebel fighters in Sierra Leone’s civil war captured and maimed him. At 18, he became the first athlete since the conflict's end to represent his country at the Paralympics.


Internet sensation Camp Mulla are a young, fresh five-member hip-pop collective from Nairobi. Their single 'Party don’t stop’ was a huge hit in East Africa (see video clip below).



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