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Selected photos from the entire African continent this year:
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In January, while in Timket, the priest lit incense in the city of Gondor-an Ethiopian Orthodox feast to commemorate the baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River.
Also in January, the final ceremony was held for the former President of Ghana, Jerry Rawlings, who died in November 2020 at the age of 73…
In Liberia, as community leader Janet Sharty distributed popcorn, lollipops and biscuits to children, the New Year brought gifts and smiles.
In February, Mayar Sherif made history by becoming the first Egyptian woman to win the draw of a tennis Grand Slam with her performance at the Australian Open.
Also in February, feeding flamingos reflected in the water of Lake Magadi in the Rift Valley of Kenya.
Figuig is a brightly colored oasis town in the Atlas Mountains, bringing color to March…
A few days later in Spain, Yassine Balbzioui poses next to his work as part of an exhibition exploring Moroccan art since 1950.
Ethiopian Orthodox Christians in Israel celebrate on Palm Sunday…
At the same time, after Francis Nganu became the new heavyweight mixed martial arts world champion after the UFC match in Las Vegas, he returned to his hometown in Cameroon and was welcomed as a hero.
In May, as the temperature in Egypt soared, children on the outskirts of Cairo jumped into the Nile River to escape the heat.
Meanwhile, in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo, hundreds of thousands of people were forced to leave their homes when the Nyiragongo volcano erupted-a few weeks later, volcanologists and rangers passed ash-covered trees as they climbed the slopes.
In June, there were more power outages in South Africa, and Cecilia Nkosi talked with her great-grandson Smangaliso at their Soweto home.
Dressed in traditional Harari costumes from eastern Ethiopia, these women participated in the reopening ceremony of the famous reconstruction of Meskel Square in Addis Ababa.
This diamond is described as the third largest diamond ever discovered and was unearthed in Botswana.
In July, Chadian actresses Rihane Khalil Alio and Achouackh Abakar Souleymane-starring Lingui, The Sacred Bonds-appeared on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival in France.
After the former South African President Jacob Zuma (Jacob Zuma) was in prison, there was a large-scale riot. Naledi Manyoni threw his daughter Melokuhle from the burning building to the stranger people. The mother and daughter appeared safely.
In August, Egyptian diving athlete Mohab Ishak stepped onto the springboard at the postponed 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
In Nigeria, Prince Tsola Emiko was crowned as Warrior’s new olu or king.
September marks the end of the rainy season in Niger and the beginning of the Cure Salée festival-Nobe Nobe, 15 from Ago, Djanje Haiballa, 17 from Fouduk, and Veli Rabeo, 28 from Fouduk-posing for personal portraits .
At the same time, in Egypt, the cotton harvest began.
Also in September, Vegedream serenaded a lucky fan at the Anoumabo Urban Music Festival (Femua) in Ivory Coast.
After 10 years in power, including the disputed third term, the President of Guinea Alfa Conte was detained and the military announced that it was seizing power-posting this photo to show who is responsible.
In October, Kenya’s Diana Kipyogei won the Boston Marathon in the United States.
These months are also the 90th anniversary of the birth of South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu, when the artist Brian Rolfe repaired a racist slander in Cape Town. Mural of clergy. The Nobel Prize winner later died in December.
In November, large-scale protests took place in Sudan, demanding the full implementation of civil rule after the October coup…
Guinea-Bissau’s main stadium is the venue for celebrations of the country’s Independence Day.
In December last year, after Adama Barrow won the second term presidential election, a man and his bull lined up in Gambia for the ferry…
Wizkid and Burna Boy ended the year with an exciting performance at the O2 Arena in London.
Images from AFP, Getty Images, Reuters and BBC
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