Africa's top shots: 15-21 Nov '19

Published: 29 Nov 2019 | Updated: 29 Nov 2019   

INTERNATIONAL

In the city on Saturday, women take part in a beauty contest known as Miss Nappy. The term "nappy" is used across Francophone Africa to mean natural hair. - AFP

A giant puppet of the late Amílcar Cabral, who led the fight against Portuguese colonial rule in Guinea-Bissau, is out on the streets of the capital amid election campaigning on Thursday... - EPA

Joy is in the air on Wednesday in the Moroccan city of Marrakesh, where children release balloons during events to mark World Children's Day. - AFP

It is all glitz and glamour at the Cairo International Film Festival on Wednesday, where Egyptian actress Menna Shalaby (L) receives an award for excellence from Tunisian actress Hend Sabry. - AFP

A woman dances on Saturday at the Dunes Electronique music festival held in Ong Jmal in south-western Tunisia... - AFP

Govt will consider if Khaleda appeals for parole: Quader

Govt will consider if Khaleda appeals for parole: Quader

Awami League General Secretary and Road Transport and Bridges Minister ...

Saudi Arabia deports 145 Bangladeshis

Saudi Arabia deports 145 Bangladeshis

Saudi Arabia has deported 5,500 Bangladeshis from the kingdom since ...

Provide more fund for vocational training: PM

Provide more fund for vocational training: PM

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday put emphasis on allocating ...

AL finalizes candidates for JS by-polls, CCC

AL finalizes candidates for JS by-polls, CCC

Awami League (AL) has finalized its candidates for vying in ...

China announces drop in new Coronavirus case

China announces drop in new Coronavirus case

China has announced a drop in new cases from the ...

Woman wins farmhouse of £545,000 with a £2 Valentine's Day raffle ticket

Woman wins farmhouse of £545,000 with a £2 Valentine's Day raffle ticket

A 23-year-old woman has won her £545,000 "dream house" with ...

Bangladesh will not accept ISIS member Shamima: Momen

Bangladesh will not accept ISIS member Shamima: Momen

Reiterating the country’s firm stance against militancy, Foreign Minister Dr ...

Google mulls licensing deals with EU news media

Google mulls licensing deals with EU news media

Google is in discussions on deals to pay media organizations ...