A mix of a number of the greatest photographs of the week ending March 28, 2020.
The coronavirus pandemic has continued to escalate. In Nigeria, greater than 80 instances had been reported this week; the quantity is predicted to rise. The photographs on this week’s assortment principally attempt to seize the staggering method wherein the pandemic is altering the best way we stay.
A view of the abandoned Nnamdi Azikwe Worldwide Airport, Abuja on Monday, March 23, 2020. To curb the unfold of the dreaded coronavirus, the Nigerian authorities suspended worldwide flights. Solely important flights can be thought of. Channels Tv / Sodiq Adelakun.
A policeman distributes flyers to tell the general public about measures to stop the unfold of the COVID-19 in Lagos, on March 22, 2020. Picture: PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP
A boy stands exterior a closed major college in Abuja on Monday, March 23, 2020. Colleges throughout Nigeria have been shut down to stop college students from getting contaminated. Channels Tv / Sodiq Adelakun.
Members of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad’s armed wing, the Al-Quds Brigades, spray disinfectant within the streets of Rafah within the southern Gaza Strip, on March 26, 2020, throughout a marketing campaign aimed toward slowing down the unfold of the novel coronavirus. Picture: SAID KHATIB / AFP
Medical staff of the Federal Excessive Courtroom in Abuja test the temperature of individuals earlier than permitting them into the court docket on Monday, March 23, 2020. Channels Tv / Sodiq Adelakun.
A ‘safe distance’ tag is seen on the ground of a retailer in Abuja to encourage social distancing, a security measure advisable by the World Well being Organisation and the Nigeria Centre For Illness Management to cease the unfold of coronavirus… on Wednesday, March 25, 2020. Channels Tv / Sodiq Adelakun.
This image taken on March 23, 2020, exhibits a pallbearer taking an image of a coffin for the kinfolk of a deceased individual on the cemetery of Grassobbio within the province of Bergamo, as they might not attend the ceremony as a result of they’re in quarantine because of the COVID-19. Picture by Piero CRUCIATTI / AFP)
Girls have fun 2020 Mom’s Day thanksgiving service at Methodist Church in Abuja on Sunday, March 22, 2020. Channels Tv / Sodiq Adelakun.
Lagos Commissioner of Police, Hakeem Odumosu (C), speaks to passengers to implement social distancing in a bus as a part of measures to curb the unfold of the COVID-19 in Lagos, Nigeria on March 26, 2020. Picture: PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP
Christian worshippers at a church in Abuja amid the coronavirus pandemic on Sunday, March 22, 2020. Channels Tv / Sodiq Adelakun.
Financial actions decelerate in Lagos as fewer passengers arrive to board buses parked on the Ojodu-Berger bus terminal following a seven-day partial shutdown by the state authorities to fight the COVID-19 in Lagos, on March 27, 2020. Picture by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP
This photograph taken on Thursday, March 25, 2020, exhibits an empty shelf at a grocery retailer in Abuja after the federal government introduced the closure of markets to assist curb the unfold of coronavirus. Channels Tv / Sodiq Adelakun.
Few Muslims are seen contained in the Nationwide Mosque throughout Jumah prayer in Abuja on Friday, March 26, 2020. Channels Tv / Sodiq Adelakun.
Employees on the Nnamdi Azikwe Worldwide Airport in Abuja unload a consignment of medical provides donated by Chinese language billionaire, Jack Ma, to assist take care of the coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria on Wednesday, March 25, 2020. Channels Tv / Sodiq Adelakun.
A South African policeman makes use of a pump rifle to shoot rubble bullets to disperse a crowd of customers in Yeoville, Johannesburg, on March 28, 2020, whereas making an attempt to implement a security distance exterior a grocery store amid issues of the unfold of COVID-19 coronavirus. Picture: MARCO LONGARI / AFP