If Zahid is found not guilty, he can always be made DPM at some future point.
Anwar has been dealt a weak hand – no majority, a deeply divided electorate, no clear consensus.
Recognition that Muhyiddin failed to get during his 17 months as backdoor PM.
What we need now is an honest and frank national dialogue on the kind of nation to build going forward.
Zahid led BN leaders to meet Anwar at Seri Pacific Hotel to prospect a unity government to play and trap Muhyiddin, Azmin, Hamzah and Hadi.
Bersih calls upon all parties to consider power-sharing through Parliament as the way to resolve the government formation deadlock now.
But now that GE15 is done and dusted, we are no better than before, if not worse.
Consequential constitutional monarchs know well that their dignity and longevity rely on remaining well above the common fray.
The system for appointing a prime minister is that the King calls the most convincing candidate and invites him to attempt to form a government.