Africa’s week in pictures: 9-15 Aug 2019

A preference of photos from opposite Africa, and of Africans elsewhere, this week:

Two group lay together on one of many fishing boats embellished in charming motifs.Image copyright
Anadolu Agency

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Two friends lay and discuss on a fishing vessel on a seaside of Mauritania’s capital, Nouakchott, on Sunday.

A tighten shot of a shark's head.Image copyright
EPA

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On Thursday, this ragged-tooth shark is on a stalk in Cape Town’s Two Oceans Aquarium.

Molten lava cracks and froth red.Image copyright
Reuters

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Lava glows inside a void of Nyiragongo volcano, in a Democratic Republic of Congo, on Friday.

A ensure is seen in profile. The colours of his uniform compare a Zimbabwean dwindle seen in a background.Image copyright
AFP

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On Monday, members of Zimbabwe’s presidential ensure symbol Heroes’ Day in a capital, Harare.

Zozibini Tunzi smiles and clutches her chest as a winner's tiara is laid on her head.Image copyright
Gallo Images

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Zozibini Tunzi is crowned Miss South Africa 2019 in Pretoria on Friday. She has won regard from other immature women in a nation for selecting to wear her hair brief and natural.

Jennifer Lopez binds a span of income gun aloft and sprays a records into a air.Image copyright
AFP

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On Friday, US thespian Jennifer Lopez sprays feign records from income guns during her initial opening in Egypt.

People and cars are seen on a highway subsequent to a minibus embellished with a mural of DJ Arafat.Image copyright
AFP

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A portrayal of DJ Arafat adorns this minibus in Ivory Coast’s categorical city, Abidjan, on Wednesday. Two days earlier, a 33-year-old thespian famous for popularising coupé-décalé dance song was killed in highway accident.

A tighten shot of a hulk tortoise's head.Image copyright
Anadolu Agency

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On Saturday, a happy-looking tortoise is photographed on Changuu Island in Zanzibar, Tanzania.

A immature lady wearing a blue hijab and red crawl cups her hands in prayers.Image copyright
Anadolu Agency

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This lady in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, is one of millions opposite a continent who took partial in Eid Al-Adha prayers on Sunday.

Egyptian Muslims perform a Eid Al-Adha morning request in collateral Cairo on 11 Aug 2019.Image copyright
AFP

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The Muslim festival commemorates when God seemed to Ibrahim in a dream and told him to scapegoat his son though before a scapegoat goes ahead, God provides a lamb to be sacrificed instead.

Sheep are seen during a stock marketplace forward of a Eid al-Adha festival in Mogadishu, Somalia, on 10 August.Image copyright
Reuters

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As a result, people also applaud a festival by sacrificing an animal, like these sheep seen during a stock marketplace in Somalia a day before.

Tunisian women dressed normal garments accumulate in a capital, Tunis.Image copyright
Anadolu Agency

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On Tuesday, National Women’s Day in Tunisia celebrates a gains of women’s rights legislation in new years.

Dancers in relating outfits dance on theatre with charming strobe light behind them.Image copyright
AFP

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Performers open record on Saturday during a Women’s AfroBasket contest in a Senegalese capital, Dakar.

A male rides a bike between coconut palms in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.Image copyright
Anadolu Agency

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And on Thursday, a male rides his bicycle between coconut palms in Abidjan.

Pictures from Reuters, Gallo Images, EPA, Anadolu Agency, Getty Images and AFP

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