Africa’s week in pictures: 15-21 April 2022

A selection of the week’s best photos from across the continent and beyond:Image source, ReutersImage caption, The annual paragliding festival in Kwahu-Atibie, Ghana, attracts onlookers on Friday…Image source, ReutersImage caption, Among those taking part are Michael Kwakye and Stephen Asamoah, smiling and derigging here after landing safely.Image source, AFPImage caption, On Wednesday in Cairo an…

Boris Johnson: Ukraine paying the price for West’s failure over Putin

Media caption, President Putin “did not understand what he would encounter” in Ukraine, says Boris JohnsonUkraine is “paying the price” for the West’s failure to understand the threat posed by Vladimir Putin, the PM says.Boris Johnson told the BBC the Russian president’s invasion had “already failed” because he underestimated the “strength of resistance” in Ukraine.But…