Pictures: Harare on fire as mega demo turns ugly

Staff Reporter

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Pictures by Lovejoy Mutongwiza & Samuel Takawira

an elderly woman picks up her tomatoes as Copacabana stalls burn

An elderly woman picks up her tomatoes as Copacabana stalls burn

a civilian douses a detonetd tear gas canister along Mbuya Nehanda Road.-263chat

A civilian douses a detonated tear gas canister along Mbuya Nehanda Road

A vendor walks past burning fire , along Jason Moyo road

A vendor walks past burning fire , along Jason Moyo road

unidentified youths burn copacabana stalls-263chat

Unidentified youths burn copacabana stalls

Police move stones used to block Rotten Row road by protesters-263chat

Police move stones used to block Rotten Row road by protesters

 

One of the protesters throws stones at the police

One of the protesters throws stones at the police

Police chase people who had convened at Robert Mugabe Square

Police chase people who had convened at Robert Mugabe Square

One of the protesters sets fire in the road

One of the protesters sets fire in the road

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Mistaken for a protester...An undidentified man was caught unaware by the police perceiving him to be a protester

Mistaken for a protester…An unidentified man was caught unaware by the police perceiving him to be a protester