The Nomination Court for presidential candidates has opened at the High Court in the capital.
Presidential candidates who have successfully filed their papers so far are:
1. Nelson Chamisa
2. Emmerson Mnangagwa
3. Noah Manyika
4. Violet Mariyacha
5. Joice Mujuru
Candidates from various political parties are in the process of filing their papers at the Nomination Courts across the country.
So far the ZBC News crew has witnessed a number of candidates from the different political parties coming through with their papers.
There are also a few who lost primaries in their parties who have submitted their papers to run as independent candidates.
The candidates have up to 4pm to submit their papers and after that we will be able to give out the numbers of those who have successfully submitted their papers.
In Masvingo, a total of four venues have been availed for the nominations, thus Chivi, Chiredzi, Gutu and Masvingo.
Zanu PF Chegutu East aspiring candidate Cde Vengai Musengi who is said to have filed his papers early in the week withdrew nomination some 45 minutes ago.
More to follow