A giant whale kite, a massive pumpkin and a gravedigging competition round out this week's best images.
His death comes nearly two years after he was forced to resign as president in the wake of a sudden military takeover.
He was ousted from power in a military coup in November 2017, ending his three-decade reign.
Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi are still in need of aid after Cyclone Idai.
Flooding continues, making Idai one of the most destructive natural disasters in southern Africa’s recent history.
Many more are missing in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi in the region's most destructive flooding in 20 years.
Mnangagwa is a former spy chief installed after Robert Mugabe’s removal in a coup in November.
Whoever wins will face the mammoth task of putting Zimbabwe back on track after 37 years of Mugabe rule that was tainted by corruption and diplomatic isolation.
Though Mugabe is out, Dr. John Sentamu warned that Zimbabwe's past "won't go away."