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A delegation comprising Rehman, the newly elected deputy chairman Saleem Mandviwala, Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Khursheed Shah and others, met senators from Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) to garner support for the nominee.
Insha Allah she will be the first woman to lead the opposition in the Senate,' tweeted Mr Bhutto-Zardari.
Whoever gets the signatures of the majority of the opposition senators will be appointed as the opposition leader.
The President expressed the hope that the opposition delegation would arrive in the city of Santo Domingo and participate in the negotiations.
Addressing the rally participants, opposition leaders - Muhammad Afzal Mansha and Touheed Iqbal Butt strongly criticized treasury bench in the Daska MC and alleged that the treasury members with the connivance of the MC officials are targeting the opposition members with stopping their development funds and not allowing sanitary to carry out cleanliness in their areas.
Ultimately, of course, the opposition hopes that swearing-in Odinga as the "people's president" will increase his political leverage in the contested leadership of the country, particularly in a situation where Uhuru Kenyatta, after overriding objections about the quality of the election, has already been sworn in as President for a second term.
The regime, on the other hand, has maintained its military edge over the opposition thanks to an incessant influx of weapons, and later personnel, from Russia and Iran.
The opposition in the street is stronger than the opposition in the political arena.
In a statement last week, the TNA had requested that its Parliamentary Group Leader be recognized as the Leader of the Opposition in accordance with Parliamentary practice and convention as they have now emerged as the largest political party in Opposition in Sri Lanka's Parliament.
The process of reorganization of the opposition is said to have been going on for quite some time now after foreign experts on political marketing, too, suggested to SDSM's leaders that after spending so many years in opposition the party image had been shaken and therefore new elements in the opposition action were indispensable.
In Macedonia, the unification of the opposition parties as in Kosovo cannot be realized because the opposition parties have fierce rhetoric aimed at one another.
Sharma had sought that the Congress leader in the Lok Sabha be conferred the status of the Leader of Opposition as it is the largest party in the Opposition as provided under the 1977 law on salary and allowances of leaders of opposition in Parliament.