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On fields throughout Africa, plastic bags, old clothes, and shredded tires transform into magic orbs—soccer balls.
The Niger Delta holds some of the world's richest oil deposits, yet Nigerians living there are poorer than ever, and violence is rampant.
A refuge in Chad gives endangered central African elephants armed protection—and a fighting chance.
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