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A Kenyan nurse shouts slogans in a march outside the Ministry of Health headquarters during their strike following the failed negotiations between health unions and government on wage increases and improvement of working conditions in Nairobi, Kenya December 8, 2016. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

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A Kenyan nurse shouts slogans in a march outside the Ministry of Health headquarters during their strike following the failed negotiations between health unions and government on wage increases and improvement of working conditions in Nairobi, Kenya Photo Thomas Mukoya/Reuters 

Gambia Election

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Gambians celebrate the victory of Opposition coalition candidate Adama Barrow in the streets of Serrekunda, Gambia. Picture AP Photo/Jerome Delay

Performers from the Joles ethnic group in Gambia prepare to perform with sharp blades  which they say will demonstrate the magic powers of a spiritual water, that will make them immune to the cuts, during a campaign rally by incumbent President Yahya Jammeh, leader of the APRC (The Alliance for Patriotic Reorientation and Construction) in Bikama on November 24, 2016.  As electoral favorite Jammeh seeks his fifth term in power, a two-week campaign period will come to an end next week ahead of the December 1st presidential election with political leaders canvassing in rural areas. / AFP PHOTO / MARCO LONGARIMARCO LONGARI/AFP/Getty Images

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Performers from the Joles ethnic group in Gambia prepare to perform with sharp blades which they say will demonstrate the magic powers of a spiritual water, that will make them immune to the cuts, during a campaign rally by incumbent President Yahya Jammeh, leader of the APRC in Bikama. Photo Marco Longari/AFP/Getty 

- Health personnel measures a child as part of a program for malnourished children sponsored by the World Food Program at a Health Center in Mavivi, Beni territory, Eastern D.R.Congo, on November 15, 2016.  Malnutrition is very common in the country and the problem has been amplified lately in the area by the influx of displaced people fleeing a surge in violence. / AFP PHOTO / Eduardo Soteras / The erroneous mention[s] appearing in the metadata of this photo by Eduardo Soteras has been modified in AFP systems in the following manner: [Mavivi] instead of [Mbau]. Please immediately remove the erroneous mention[s] from all your online services and delete it (them) from your servers. If you have been authorized by AFP to distribute it (them) to third parties, please ensure that the same actions are carried out by them. Failure to promptly comply with these instructions will entail liability on your part for any continued or post notification usage. Therefore we thank you very much for all your attention and prompt action. We are sorry for the inconvenience this notification may cause and remain at your disposal for any further information you may require.EDUARDO SOTERAS/AFP/Getty Images

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Health personnel measures a child as part of a program for malnourished children sponsored by the World Food Program at a Health Center in Mavivi, Beni territory, Eastern D.R.Congo. Photo Eduardo Soteras/AFP/Getty

 

A man bicycles down a flooded street with empty cooking oil containers during a rain storm in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania on November 23, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / DANIEL HAYDUKDANIEL HAYDUK/AFP/Getty Images

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A man cycles down a flooded street with empty cooking oil containers during a rain storm in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Photo Daniel Hayduk/AFP/Getty 

A pile of 5,250 illegal weapons are burned by Kenyan police in Ngong, near Nairobi, in Kenya Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016. The weapons consisted of both confiscated and surrendered firearms that had been stockpiled over almost a decade and were destroyed by police as a message to the public to surrender others. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)

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A pile of 5,250 illegal weapons are burned by Kenyan police in Ngong, near Nairobi, in Kenya. The weapons consisted of both confiscated and surrendered firearms that had been stockpiled over almost a decade and were destroyed by police as a message to the public to surrender others. Photo Ben Curtis/AP

Protestors call for the removal of President Jacob Zuma outside court in Pretoria, South Africa, November 2, 2016.  REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

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Protestors call for the removal of President Jacob Zuma outside court in Pretoria, South Africa. Photo Mike Hutchings/Reuters

An African migrant gets fanned on the ground after crossing a border fence between Morocco and Spain's north African enclave of Ceuta October 31, 2016. REUTERS/M. Martin

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An African migrant gets fanned on the ground after crossing a border fence between Morocco and Spain’s north African enclave of Ceuta Photo M. Martin/Reuters

Newly crowned Oba of Benin Kingdom Eheneden Erediauwa is guided through a symbolic bridge by the palace chiefs during his coronation in Benin city, Nigeria October 20, 2016.REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

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Newly crowned Oba of Benin Kingdom Eheneden Erediauwa is guided through a symbolic bridge by the palace chiefs during his coronation in Benin city, Nigeria. Photo Akintunde Akinleye/Reuters

University of Cape Town students clash with police as stun grendes are used during protests demanding free tertiary education in Cape Town, South Africa, October 17, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

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University of Cape Town students clash with police as stun grenades are used during protests demanding free tertiary education in Cape Town, South Africa. Photo Mike Hutchings/Reuters

Fighters from Libyan forces allied with the U.N.-backed government gesture as they advance into the last area controlled by Islamic State, in Sirte, Libya, October 14, 2016. REUTERS/Ismail Zitouny

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Fighters from Libyan forces allied with the U.N.backed government gesture as they advance into the last area controlled by Islamic State, in Sirte, Libya.Photo Ismail Zitouny/Getty

Protesters chant slogans in front of a barricade during a protest demanding free education, at the Vaal University of Technology in Vanderbijlpark, South Africa, October 13, 2016. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

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Protesters chant slogans in front of a barricade during a protest demanding free education, at the Vaal University of Technology in Vanderbijlpark, South Africa. Photo Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters 

A migrant is rescued after the rubber boat he was in sunk some eight nautical miles off Libya's Mediterranean coastline on October 12, 2016. A growing number of people are attempting the treacherous sea journey from Libya or Egypt, after the closure of the Balkan migrant trail route leading from Greece to western Europe. / AFP PHOTO / ARIS MESSINISARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images

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A migrant is rescued after the rubber boat he was in sunk some eight nautical miles off Libya‘s Mediterranean coastline

A student gestures near a burning bus during clashes with riot police following a protest over University tuition fees on October 10, 2016 in Johannesburg.  South African student protesters and police clashed in renewed violence in Johannesburg as attempts to re-open Wits University descended into running battles on campus. Protesters throwing rocks were dispersed by riot police using tear gas, rubber bullets and stun grenades as pressure ratchets up on campuses across the country over tuition fees.  / AFP PHOTO / MUJAHID SAFODIENMUJAHID SAFODIEN/AFP/Getty Images

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A student gestures near a burning bus during clashes with riot police following a protest over University tuition fees in Johannesburg. Photo Mujahid Safodien/AFP/Getty 

A student from Wits University is arrested after clashes with police forces during ongoing protests against the cost of higher education in Johannesburg, South Africa, 10 October 2016. The ministry of education announced a 8 percent increase of university fees following calls by student demonstrators of a zero percent increase. The violent protests have spread to many of the countries higher education campuses and have been ongoing for several weeks.  EPA/KIM LUDBROOK

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A student from Wits University is arrested after clashes with police forces during ongoing protests against the cost of higher education in Johannesburg, South Africa. The ministry of education announced a 8 percent increase of university fees following calls by student demonstrators of a zero percent increase. The violent protests have spread to many of the countries higher education campuses and have been ongoing for several weeks. Photo Kim Ludbrook/EPA 

Migrants gesture towards members of Proactiva Open Arms NGO as they wait to be rescued in the Mediterranean sea, some 12 nautical miles north of Libya, on October 4, 2016. At least 1,800 migrants were rescued off the Libyan coast, the Italian coastguard announced, adding that similar operations were underway around 15 other overloaded vessels. / AFP PHOTO / ARIS MESSINISARIS MESSINIS/AFP/Getty Images

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Migrants gesture towards members of Proactiva Open Arms NGO as they wait to be rescued in the Mediterranean sea, some 12 nautical miles north of Libya. Photo Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images

University of Cape Town (UCT) students sing during protests demanding free tertiary education in Cape Town, South Africa, October 3, 2016.

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University of Cape Town students sing during protests demanding free tertiary education in Cape Town, South Africa. Photo Mike Hutchings/Reuters

Students from the University of the Witwatersrand are injured by a police grenade during a protest against university fee increases

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Students from the University of the Witwatersrand are injured by a police grenade during a protest against university fee increases in Johannesburg, South Africa

A veterinary tries to cover the eyes of a tranquilized Rhino to be microchipped during an operation of RHINO911, a non-governmental organization on September 19, 2016 at the Pilanesberg National Park in the North West province, South Africa.  RHINO911  is a tactical air support nonprofit organization created in cooperation with Battle Born Munitions and Bell Helicopter to fight poaching in South Africa.  The  Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES 2016) conference will kick off in Johannesburg on September 24, 2016.

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A vet tries to cover the eyes of a tranquilized rhinoceros to be microchipped during an operation of RHINO911, a non-governmental organisation at the Pilanesberg National Park in the North West province, South Africa.

A woman and a young girl young child suffering from severe malnutrition sleep on a bed in the ICU ward at the In-Patient Therapeutic Feeding Centre in the Gwangwe district of Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State, northeastern Nigeria,

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A woman and a young girl young child suffering from severe malnutrition sleep on a bed in the ICU ward at the In-Patient Therapeutic Feeding Centre in the Gwangwe district of Maiduguri, the capital of Borno State, northeastern Nigeria