Africa

Africa's top shots: 24-30 June 2016

A selection of photos from across the African continent this week:

The Basotho Children’s choir perform on stage during the Sentebale Concert at Kensington Palace on June 28, 2016 in London, England. Sentebale was founded by Prince Harry and Prince Seeiso of Lesotho over ten years ago. It helps the vulnerable and HIV positive children of Lesotho and Botswana Image copyright AFP
Image caption A children's choir from the mountain kingdom of Lesotho performs at a concert at Kensington Palace in London on Tuesday...
Prince Harry, with Prince Seeiso of Lesotho, speaks during the Sentebale Concert at Kensington Palace on June 28, 2016 in London, England Image copyright AFP
Image caption The concert was organised by a charity founded by Lesotho's Prince Seeiso (l) and Prince Harry to raise funds to help HIV-positive children in southern Africa.
Ivory Coast"s Asec Mimosas goalkeeper Yao Kouassi celebrates after scoring against Egyptian team Al Ahly during his CAF Champions League group B stage football match at the Borg el-Arab Stadium in Alexandria on June 28, 2016 Image copyright AFP
Image caption Ivory Coast's Asec Mimosas goalkeeper Yao Kouassi celebrates after scoring against Egypt's Al Ahly during a CAF Champions League match in Alexandria. Asec won 2-1.
A Muslim woman receives food before breaking the fast for Ramadan in Lenasia, on the outskirts of Johannesburg, on June 26, 2016 Image copyright AFP
Image caption A Muslim woman in South Africa receives food before breaking the fast for Ramadan in Lenasia on the outskirts of Johannesburg.
People eat their Iftar (breaking of fast) meal at tables offering free food, set up by a charity, during the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Benghazi, Libya, June 29, 2016. Image copyright Reuters
Image caption While in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi, people enjoy a meal after breaking their fast.
A policeman stands guard atop rocks overlooking the proposed Dangote oil refinery site during a facility tour near Akodo beach in the outskirt of Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos June 25, 2016. Image copyright Reuters
Image caption A policeman stands on rocks on Saturday, overlooking the site of an oil refinery that Africa's richest man Aliko Dangote plans to build in Nigeria's main city, Lagos...
A man walks on a pipeline running through the proposed Dangote oil refinery site near Akodo beach in the outskirt of Nigeria"s commercial capital Lagos June 25, 2016. Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Here, a man walks on a pipeline on Lagos' Akodo beach. The refinery is being built near the beach.
Piper Hoppe, 10, from Minnetonka, Minnesota, holds a sign at the doorway of River Bluff Dental clinic to protest against the killing of a famous lion in Zimbabwe, in Bloomington, Minnesota, July 29, 2015. Image copyright Reuters
Image caption A protest is held on Wednesday outside the clinic of dentist Walter Palmer in the US city of Bloomington to mark a year since he shot dead Zimbabwe's famous lion, Cecil.
Egyptian jet fighters trail smoke as they fly over Cairo, on June 30, 2016 during a celebration of the third anniversary of the protests that led to the ousting of Islamist president Mohamed Morsi by current President, Abdel Fattah al-Sis Image copyright AFP
Image caption The next day, Egyptian jet fighters trail smoke as they fly over Cairo to celebrate the third anniversary of the protests that led to the overthrow of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi.

Photos courtesy of AFP and Reuters.

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