Report: Suleiman appointed VP to eventually replace Mubarak

Egyptian Intelligence chief Omar Suleiman's appointment to be the country's first ever vice president may be intended to enable him to take control of a transitional government after President Hosni Mubarak's resignation, CNN reported on Saturday evening, citing a senior source in the ruling party.
According to the report, many Egyptians in Cairo consider Mubarak's resignation a foregone conclusion, however no exact information was given as to when the resignation might occur.