By Henry Iheanacho
A woman has been hailed on social media after photos of her converting plastic bottle waste into brooms went viral.
A Twitter user with handle, @phalanndwa6, shared the photos of the woman at work as she was converting used bottles to neat-looking brooms for domestic or public use.
The woman whose name is yet to be known, was revealed by the Twitter user to be an entrepreneur.
It was learnt that she is from Zimbabwe.
In the photos, the woman could be seen shredding the water bottles with scissors. Other snaps show shreds of the material affixed to different sticks.
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Many people who engaged with the post said that hers is a perfect example that Africa’s game at innovation is unparalleled.
@Protymes; Wow, amazing… This needs promotion. Serious promotion and massive production.
@pamadongo; This is very impressive and a positive contribution towards a healthier environment #welldone
@areyouokayanny; Do you have her shop details or info on where she sells, so we can support her business?
@Cussykid; And I have millions of dis bottle in my yard as waste not knowing it profitable and useful
@Protymes; Wow, amazing… This needs promotion. Serious promotion and massive production
@vincentsk; I want to buy this and keep as a souvenir, when can I get this guys?
@jideidowu_; Can someone please hook me up with the contact of this woman who does this. Please my DM is open and I want to make purchases. Thanks.