Protesters gather to protest against the end of gasoline subsidies in Lagos. Wednesday marked the third day of mass strikes by labor and civil society. Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A man carries a placard beside a bonfire during Monday's demonstration against soaring petrol prices following government's decision to abolish decades-old fuel subsidies. Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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