Young African musicians becoming politicians: Are they really interested in political change, or just looking to get rich quick? #77percent discussion with DW's Jane Nyingi, Wanjiku Mwaura and Isaac Mugabi.
Host:Jane Nyingi/Wanjiku Mwaura
Ugandan musician-turned-politician Bobi Wine tells DW he and his team are ready to take on veteran President Yoweri Museveni to restore freedom of expression to the country.
Alaa Salah became the symbol of the protests in Sudan, standing for all the women who have been driving the movement forward. Could this demonstration of female force trigger an African Spring?
The musician-turned-politician looks set to shake-up Ugandan politics thanks to his young support base and message of power to the people. But can he maintain his momentum three years out from the next election?
Popular politician Bobi Wine was met with a police escort and treason charges when he returned to Uganda. He was in the US for treatment of injuries he said were sustained while tortured by security forces.
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