Zimbabwe’s Mugabe may be better than SPDC’s Than Shwe

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe may be better than SPDC’s Than Shwe

By Nelson Banya

HARARE (Reuters) – Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe could sign a power-sharing deal on Sunday that names opposition leader Morgan Tsvangirai as prime minister, a senior ruling party official said on Saturday.

A man reads a local daily newspaper on the street of Zimbabwe’s capital Harare August 8, 2008. (REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo)

The official said Mugabe’s ZANU-PF, after more than two weeks of talks seeking to end a post-election crisis, wants any unity government to last five years.

Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) leader Tsvangirai would be premier although his powers were still under discussion.

“There could be a signing tomorrow, after the leaders have met to thrash out the remaining issues,” the official, who asked not to be named, told Reuters.

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(AP) – Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim marked his 61st birthday Sunday by praying for what he predicted would be a hard-fought victory in a parliamentary by-election this month.

Anwar held traditional Muslim prayers with his family and an estimated 200 supporters at a mosque in his northern home state of Penang, where he plans to contest a parliamentary seat vacated by his wife.

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