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Africa's week in pictures: 31 January-6 February 2020

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

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image captionNigerian Oyindamola Kolawole, 26, performs contortion at the Limberness show in the main city Lagos on Saturday...
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image captionThese two women also display their skills of extreme physical flexibility...
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image captionIfeoma Amazobi, 22, was one of the main organisers of the show, which was aimed at gaining recognition for the art.
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image captionIn Malawi's capital Lilongwe on Tuesday, an opposition supporter puts on a show of a different kind after a court annuls President Peter Mutharika's election victory...
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image captionWomen dance the next day as celebrations continue following the groundbreaking ruling.
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image captionOn Friday, a Libyan boy pulls a wheelie on a quad bike at a park in the capital Tripoli...
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image captionThese children are snapped on Tuesday playing football on a sand pitch in Tripoli.
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image captionWhile a tourist windsurfs in the Red Sea resort town of Dahab in Egypt on Saturday.
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image captionA dealer counts bundles of cash at an open-air currency exchange bureau in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Wednesday.
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image captionWhile in Zimbabwe's capital Harare, a mother and child arrive for treatment at a rather dark hospital on Tuesday.
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image captionIn South Africa's capital Pretoria, the National Guard marches ahead of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's arrival on a visit aimed at boosting trade between the two nations.
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image captionAnd we end with someone reading a Kenyan newspaper article looking back at the presidency of Daniel arap Moi, following his death on Tuesday at the age of 95.

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