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Africa’s week in pictures: 14-20 January 2022

A selection of the week's best photos from across the continent and beyond:

People playing cards in Ankorondrano Gymnasium in Antananarivo, Madagascar - Thursday 20 January 2022Getty Images
Two Hindu worshippers with milk pots on their heads at the Ferndale grounds near the Suria Narayan temple in Phoenix township, South Africa - Tuesday 18 January 2022AFP
Children playing football on the streets of Soweto, South Africa - Tuesday 18 January 2022Reuters
Zimbabwe's Petros Mhari during the warm-up before the match against Guinea in Yaoundé, Cameroon - Tuesday 18 January 2022Reuters
Rwandan referee Salima Mukansanga issuing a yellow card during the Guinea-Zimbabwe game in Yaoundé, Cameroon - Tuesday 18 January 2022Getty Images
A Malian fan saluting in a stadium in Limbe, Cameroon - Sunday 16 January 2022Reuters
A national guard gets his hat straightened in Banjul, The Gambia - Wednesday 19 January 2022AFP
President Adama Barrow waving from a car at his inauguration ceremony in Banjul, The Gambia - Wednesday 19 January 2022Reuters
Hungarian President János Áder (L) sitting with Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, king of the Asante people, at the Manhyia Palace in Kumasi, Ghana - Saturday 15 January 2022EPA
Burundi's President Evariste Ndayishimiye jumping in the air as he plays the royal drums at the sanctuary in Gishora, Burundi - Wednesday 19 January 2022@NtareHouse
Cadets the "Saiqa" force of the self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA) take part in a graduation ceremony in Benghazi, Libya - Thursday 20 January 2022AFP
Protesters, one holding a sign in French saying: "Death to France and its allies" in Bamako, Mali - Friday 14 January 2022EPA
Harpists taking part in a parade in Gondar, Ethiopia - Tuesday 18 January 2022AFP
Orthodox Christians being sprayed with water at the Fasilides Bath in Gondar, Ethiopia - Wednesday 19 January 2022AFP
A woman and girl holding at candle at the Fasilides Bath during Timket in Gondar, Ethiopia - Wednesday 19 January 2022AFP
Demonstrators seen through a tyre in Khartoum, Sudan - Thursday 20 January 2022AFP
Art graduate Sara Kamel Zekry (L) and her sister Christine work on a mural in a church in Aazaz in Sohag, Egypt - Saturday 15 January 2022Reuters
The moon rises in Luxor, Egypt - Wednesday 19 January 2022AFP

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