Niger’s Electoral Commission workers count the ballots at a polling station during Niger’s presidential election runoff in Niamey on Sunday. In the country’s west, a vehicle carrying poll workers struck a landmine, killing seven and seriously wounding three others. It’s unclear if the vehicle was deliberately attacked.

Niger’s Electoral Commission workers count the ballots at a polling station during Niger’s presidential election run-off in Niamey on February 21, 2021. (Photo by Issouf SANOGO / AFP) (Photo by ISSOUF SANOGO/AFP via Getty Images)