Zimbabwe's top court upheld the narrow and disputed election victory by President Emmerson Mnangagwa clearing the way for his inauguration.
A win for Mnangagwa is expected to leave Zimbabwe with deep political divisions, worsened by deadly rioting in the capital.
Soldiers and police fired live rounds, water cannons and tear gas at furious protesters who threw rocks and burned vehicles on Wednesday in Zimbabwe's capital.
Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF party has won the majority of seats in Parliament after sweeping rural constituencies by huge margins, official results showed.
- by MacDonald Dzirutwe
"People finally got to say who they want, what they want," said voter Elton Ashely, 23.
- by Desmond Kumbuka