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10 most powerful pictures this week

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1-dozens of trafic police maning a roadbolck in Norton on Thursday Pic Shepherd Tozvireva
Trafic police man a roadbolck in Norton on Thursday. This image has since gone viral on social media, with Zimbabweans expressing concern over the increasing number of roadblocks.ZRP is reportedly targeting to raise $59m from roadblock fines this year. Pic Shepherd Tozvireva

PATCH, PATCH, PATCH…

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Harare City Council workers patch up part of Seke Road near Sunningdale. Government has declared the state of the country’s road a disaster.

CROSSING DANGEROUSLY

1-What country is this ...a motorists drives through a battered road on a bridge behind OK Mart in Braeside yesterday.Pic Aaron Ufumeli
A motorists drives through a battered bridge in Braeside, Harare. Zimbabwe’s roads -which have been neglected for decades- have come under intense scrutiny this rain season. Pic Aaron Ufumeli
1-Council security with help from police is continuing to use force to remove vendors. Pic Shepherd Tozvireva
Harare City Council security, with help of the Zimbabwe Republic Police force food vendors out of Harare Central Business District. The removal of food vendors – which had been sanctioned by the council with blessings from the health ministry in response to a typhoid outbreak in the city- has since been stopped by the High Court. Pic Shepherd Tozvireva
1-A vendor sells all sorts of wares at Mbare Musika bust terminus on Sunday.Pic Aaron Ufumeli
A vendor sells his wares at Mbare Musika bust terminus. President Robert Mugabe’s failed economic policies have rendered millions of Zimbabweans unemployed, with many of them resorting to vending for survival. But it is not easy being a vendor as council and police officials engage use all forms of force – often brute- to wipe out the ‘illegal vendors’ .Pic Aaron Ufumeli
1-a completly different part of Mbare musika after the Harare City council went on a clean up exercise on Sunday and yesterday.Pic Aaron Ufumeli
A part of Mbare Musika after the Harare City council carried out a clean up exercise following an outcry over the accumulation of uncollected refuse at the country’s biggest vegetable market.Pic Aaron Ufumeli
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Warriors coach Kallisto Pasuwa wipes his face after his national football team arrived in Zimbabwe from the Africa Cup of Nations where the Warriors were knocked out in the first round of the tournament

HEALTH HAZARD . . .

HEALTH HAZARD . . . sewage flowing from a burst sewer pipe on Friday in Manyame Park, Chitungwiza
Raw sewage flows from a burst sewer pipe on in Manyame Park, Chitungwiza

 

The dirty Mbare Farmers’ Market car park is now home to some vagrants
Vagrants pick recyclable items  from bins at  the car park near Mbare Farmers’ Market. They resell the items to recycling companies.

WINNER

Leonard Zhakata
Musician Leonard Zhakata displays the three awards he won after three songs from his last album, Mutungadzose, made it to the top three of the annual Radio Zimbabwe Top 50 charts. The awards marked a return of the veteran musician to the limelight after years of hibernation. Pic Aaron Ufumeli

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