08 January 2013 07:08 | By James Francis
12th KORA Music Awards

12th KORA Music Awards

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Dubbed the ‘Grammys of Africa’, the 12th KORA awards sought to bring this awards show back to its original glory. Held this year in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, it celebrated musicians from across the continent and world. Here are the evening’s winners...


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