Monday, 15 November, 2021

Africa’s week in pictures: 1 – 7 May 2020



A assortment of the week’s ideal images from across the continent and over and above:

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AFP

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“Don a mask” reads this mural in Guinea’s funds, Conakry, on Monday…

A woman walks past graffiti on a wall depicting hygiene measures to curb the spread of Covid-19 in Conakry, Guinea.Impression copyright
AFP

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“Wash your palms with cleaning soap and h2o” reads an additional next to it.

A person stands within markings, as authorities ease coronavirus lockdown measures.Image copyright
Reuters

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On the very same working day in Nigeria’s funds Abuja exactly where lockdown steps have been eased, men and women obey social distancing tips as they queue.

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A man pucnhes the air as he looks into the camera.Graphic copyright
AFP

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Moroccan Muay Thai boxer Zakaria Bouamama trains on a rooftop in Rabat on Wednesday…

Rwandan men exercise on a street in Kigali, Rwanda, on 4 May -t he first day back from the nationwide coronavirus lockdown. People are now allowed to stay outside from 05:00 to 20:00 and public transport has been resumed, except across county borders, after six weeks. The wearing of masks in public spaces is still mandatory.Picture copyright
AFP

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And as Rwanda’s lockdown finishes on Monday, these adult males maintain match less than the shade of trees.

A woman sitting on the ground holds a yoga pose, with her legs crossed and he hands clasped together.Graphic copyright
EPA

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Yoga instructor Siri Ajeet Dipuo Banda enjoys her early morning regimen at property in South Africa’s Alexandra township on Wednesday.

People in Mali bathe in the Niger River before sunset.Graphic copyright
AFP

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And on Friday bathers in Mali great off in the River Niger, which flows via many West African nations and is the continent’s third greatest river.

A woman stands with a surfboard on the beach in the twilight.Graphic copyright
EPA

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Meanwhile in Cape City on Tuesday, surfers protest at South Africa’s lockdown principles which prohibit surfing but allow other sorts of exercising.

A homeless man lies asleep in the middle of the day on an empty street in Westlands, Nairobi.Picture copyright
AFP

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On the same working day, a homeless man sleeps on an empty avenue in Kenya’s money, Nairobi.

Fruit sellers practice social distancing as they wait for customers on the first day of the easing of the lockdown measures.Picture copyright
Reuters

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Also on Tuesday, vegetable sellers in Nigeria’s industrial funds Lagos sit up coming to their make.

An Egyptian baker prepares Qatayef at a market in Cairo.Picture copyright
EPA

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On Wednesday, a baker in Egypt preparing a Ramadan snack referred to as Qatayef pours the batter whilst his youthful helper handles an earlier batch.

Children queue for food at a school feeding scheme during a nationwide lockdown.Picture copyright
Reuters

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And in Cape City on Tuesday, young children queue for a free of charge faculty food plan.

Photos from AFP, EPA and Reuters.



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