Continent Of Dreams

Fergal Keane, formerly the BBC's correspondent in South Africa, returns to three African countries to explore ideas of identity and leadership.


01The Dream Of A Good Sleep19980108

Uganda, once ravaged by the forces of the dictators Idi Amin and then Milton Obote, is now considered to be black Africa's success story.

02The Nightmare Of The Poet19980115

In Angola, a fragile, UN-brokered peace has ended a war which began before the country's independence from Portugal in 1975.

03 LASTThe Dream Of A Nation19980122

The last programme in the series focuses on South Africa, a country where too little of the old order has been reversed.