Zimbabwe water shortages: 'I don't remember taking a shower'

Zimbabwe water shortages: 'I don't remember taking a shower'
 

Evidence Kanyombo is 18 years old and unemployed. He spends his days searching for water for his mother and siblings in Zimbabwe's capital, Harare, and that has almost become a full time job. He turns on the shower tap but not a single drop comes out.
"It's not working, the pipes haven't had water in them for a while and have rusted. I don't ever remember taking a shower," he says.
Bathing out of a bucket has become a way of life, not just for him, but for most Harare residents.
Zimbabwe is suffering from one of its worst droughts in decades and earlier this year, a state of... read more

 
26 November 2016 in World News, Views: 68
Source: BBC
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