Africa’s top shots: Fashionistas and football fanatics

A selection of photos from across Africa and of Africans elsewhere this week: On Saturday a model struts her stuff in a fashion show in the South African city of Durban... ... the pageant showcased creations by local designers. It was celebration time for protesters in Sudan's capital city Khartoum on Friday... ......

Kenya’s railway art gets a new platform

In the heart of Kenya's capital, Nairobi, alongside seemingly abandoned train carriages and overgrown tracks is a blossoming artists' community. Just metres from a busy road, but screened by tall trees and long grass, it is hidden in plain sight. This has been home to the Bombsquad, or BSQ, Crew...