25th April 2020 in In Pictures In_pictures Africa’s week in pictures: 17 – 23 April 2020 In_pictures A selection of the week’s best photos from across the continent and beyond: Image copyright AFP Image caption “Stay home” reads the message beamed onto Egypt’s Great Pyramid in the city of Giza on Saturday. Image copyright Reuters Image caption On the same day in South Africa, sisters under lockdown at home in Cape Town hold drawings of what they miss most – rainbows and ice-cream vans. Image copyright Reuters Image caption Also on the same day, these boys play board games at home in Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo. Image copyright EPA Image caption Restrictions on movement in Morocco means public performances are no longer possible, so this clown live-streams to children on Friday. Image copyright AFP Image caption With all schools closed in Ivory Coast, this private-school teacher on Tuesday is one of several who record lessons for broadcast on television. Image copyright AFP Image caption Schools remain open in Madagascar, where these final-year pupils practise social distancing on Wednesday. Image copyright Reuters Image caption Seats are spaced apart at an outdoor market in Algeria’s capital, Algiers, on Sunday. Image copyright Reuters Image caption Also on Sunday, an artist paints a mural advertising a mobile money service in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi. The government has advised citizens to avoid using cash where possible because of concerns the virus can linger on it. Image copyright AFP Image caption Also in Nairobi on the same day, a child stands next to a mural by the Mathare Roots youth group explaining the dangers of coronavirus. Image copyright AFP Image caption Workers produce much-needed masks at this factory in Ghana’s capital, Accra, on Friday. Image copyright Reuters Image caption On Wednesday, a vendor wears a plain white mask as she sells goods in Ivory Coast’s biggest city, Abidjan… Image copyright AFP Image caption While these women wear bolder designs as they walk through Togo’s Adidogomé Assiyeye market on the same day. Image copyright AFP Image caption On Good Friday, Ethiopian Orthodox Christians attend mass at the Medhane Alem Cathedral in Addis Ababa. Image copyright EPA Image caption On Monday, residents of Giza in Egypt hang decorations ahead of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. Image copyright AFP Image caption On Tuesday, bags of sausages are prepared by the Meals on Wheels community service which delivers cooked food to people in need in Johannesburg, South Africa. Pictures from Getty Images, AFP, EPA and Reuters.