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In Pictures: Can she kick it? Yes May can

The Prime Minister ended her African trade mission with a lively display of ball handling skills.

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Theresa May plays football on the third day of her visit to Africa (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

Theresa May plays football on the third day of her visit to Africa (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

Theresa May plays football on the third day of her visit to Africa (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

Theresa May was in high spirits during a visit to the United Nations offices in Nairobi in Kenya – showing off both her sporting and dancing prowess.

It follows a similarly energetic display from the Prime Minister, dubbed the “Maybot” by some, at a school in Cape Town at the start of her trade mission to Africa.

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It was a sporty afternoon for the Prime Minister during the third day of her visit to Africa (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

It was a sporty afternoon for the Prime Minister during the third day of her visit to Africa (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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It was a sporty afternoon for the Prime Minister during the third day of her visit to Africa (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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Mrs May played football while visiting the United Nations offices in Nairobi (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

Mrs May played football while visiting the United Nations offices in Nairobi (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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Mrs May played football while visiting the United Nations offices in Nairobi (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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Mrs May was being shown how plastics are recycled to make toys, including balls (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

Mrs May was being shown how plastics are recycled to make toys, including balls (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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Mrs May was being shown how plastics are recycled to make toys, including balls (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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She managed to bowl one ball at nine plastic bottles… (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

She managed to bowl one ball at nine plastic bottles… (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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She managed to bowl one ball at nine plastic bottles… (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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… achieving a strike, which she said was ‘better than I normally do’ (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

… achieving a strike, which she said was ‘better than I normally do’ (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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… achieving a strike, which she said was ‘better than I normally do’ (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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There was also a chance to try out a plastic telephone (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

There was also a chance to try out a plastic telephone (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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There was also a chance to try out a plastic telephone (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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And it seemed there was good news on the other end of the line (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

And it seemed there was good news on the other end of the line (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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And it seemed there was good news on the other end of the line (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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After the sports, the Prime Minister still had energy for a little dance (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

After the sports, the Prime Minister still had energy for a little dance (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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After the sports, the Prime Minister still had energy for a little dance (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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Copying the moves of youngsters as a band played jaunty music (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

Copying the moves of youngsters as a band played jaunty music (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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Copying the moves of youngsters as a band played jaunty music (Stefan Rousseau/PA)

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