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Liberal Democratic Party Secretary-General Shigeru Ishiba hinted Friday that he will accept a Cabinet post if Prime Minister Shinzo Abe offers him one in a reshuffle that is due to take place on Wednesday.

Whether Ishiba will shun Abe’s offer of a Cabinet post and emerge as a powerful rival against him in the LDP presidential election next fall has become the focus of widespread speculation.

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