While face masks have become the norm,some people are wearing another type of face covering a clear plastic shield that covers their entire face known as a face shield. FILE PICTURE Picture:Brendan Magaar/African News Agency (ANA)

The Week in Pictures

SOUTH AFRICA – Cape Town – 16 April 2020 – Man on his way to the Mitchells Plain Day Hospital. He received a face visor from Marshall Nelson who made it and handed it out to those who cannot afford to buy face masks. Picture:Brendan Magaar/African News Agency (ANA)

 

SOUTH AFRICA – Cape Town – 15 April 2020 – SANDF Soldiers patrolling the streets of Tafelsig following a protest by the community earlier this week over food parcels. Picture:Brendan Magaar/African News Agency (ANA)

 

South Africa- Johannesburg – Covid-19 – 17 April 2020 – Member of the Mayoral Committee responsible for the Environmental and Infrastructure Services in the City of Johannesburg, Cllr Mpho Moerane, donating food parcels to the Orlando community in Soweto during the coronavirus outbreak. Picture: Nokuthula Mbatha/African News Agency(ANA)

 

South Africa Cape Town 17 April 2020 Rev Boyzini Nomkebe from St John’s in Mfuleni used his own money to buy groceries for 20 underprivileged members of his church that have been affected by lockdown Photographer Ayanda Ndamane African News Agency /ANA

 

South Africa Cape Town 17 April 2020 Nontsasa Ngxumgu getting her food from Rev Boyzini Nomkebe. Rev Boyzini Nomkebe from St John’s in Mfuleni used his own money to buy groceries for 20 underprivileged members of his church that have been affected by lockdown Photographer Ayanda Ndamane African News Agency /ANA

 

SOUTH AFRICA – Cape Town – 17 April 2020 – The Hunger Project delivering food parcels to the community of  Malawaies Camp informal settlement in Bishop Lavis. Many poorer communities have been having a tough time because of the lockdown, being unable to work to earn money.
. Picture:Brendan Magaar/African News Agency (ANA)

 

South Africa Cape Town 17 April 2020 Ali Sablay from Gift of the givers walks amongst food hampers. Gift of the Givers is actively delivering protective wear to 100 hospitals and clinics nationwide the also delivering water seven days a week with three water tankers in selected areas. Photographer Ayanda Ndamane/African News Agency/ANA

 

SOUTH AFRICA – Cape Town – 16 April 2020 – Marshall Nelson gives visor to a man on his way to the Mitchells Plain Day Hospital. Marshall Nelson who made it and handed it out to those who cannot afford to buy face masks. Picture:Brendan Magaar/African News Agency (ANA)

 

South Africa Cape Town 17 April 2020  Gift of the givers commence preparations for the distribution of 100k food parcels nationwide made possible through the generous contributions of selected corporates and the public. Photographer Ayanda Ndamane/African News Agency/ANA

 

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