UPDATES : Skilder Makona (Online Producer)
1528: Programme ends and that concludes our updates. Thank you for joining us !!!
1518: Honourables Clara Ziwira and David Tsomondo are among the last group of Senators to take their oath of office.
1513: Senators Perrence Shiri, and Clara Shumba have just been sworn-in.
1500: Honourable Aplonia Munzverengi, Honourable Obert Mpofu and Honourable Priscah Mupfumira are some of the Senators who have just been sworn-in.
1457: Mr Chokuda is now back on the podium and asks Honourables Sibusiso Moyo, Simon Khaya-Moyo, Violet Moeketse and Tambudzani Mohadi, among other Senators to take their oath of office.
1449: Proceedings continue here at the Parliament building in Harare.
1446: Honourable Josiah Hungwe who is also the Minister of State for Masvingo Province, Honourables Morgan Komichi, Kerina Gweshe and Sikelela Gumbo have just taken their oath of office
1443: Honourables Watson Khupe, Joshua Malinga Teke and Rejoice Timire have just been sworn-in.
1439: The Clerk of Parliament is now back on the podium and asks the third group of Senators to take their oath of office. Among them are Honourables Dube Alice and Femai Morgan.
1436: Chimutengwende Chenhamo Chakezha has just been sworn-in.
1433: He calls upon the first set of five Senators to take their oath of office. Chief Fortune Charumbira is among the first group of Senators to be sworn-in her Parliament building.
1430: Clerk of Parliament Mr Kennedy Chokuda is presiding over the swearing-in ceremony of the elected 80 Senators to begin their term of office. The ceremony is live on ZBCtv.