Politicians who stay more than 12 years in public offices are parasites, says Pat Utomi/newsheadline247
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Politicians who stay more than 12 years in public offices are social parasites, says Pat Utomi

Pat Utomi, a professor of political economy and former presidential candidate, has described politicians who stay more than 12 years in public offices as ‘social parasites.’ Utomi who made the comment in an interview aired on ARISE TV on Saturday said he despises people who live on politics adding that such individuals are ‘doing society Read more


Explosions, gunfire shatter Kabul peace

Suicide bombers and gunmen launched an attack near a government ministry in central Kabul on Saturday, officials said, shattering weeks of relative calm in the capital. The attack near the communications ministry occurred one day after planned talks between the Taliban and Afghan representatives were cancelled. No one claimed immediate responsibility for the assault, which Read more

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Elite’s blind thirst for power root of protracted religious, tribal clashes – Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II has said the political elites have manipulated restructuring for their selfish interest. Sanusi who stated this at the 9th triennial national conference of Ansar-Ud-Deen Society of Nigeria in Abuja, on Friday added that elite’s blind thirst for power is one of the major causes of continuous religious and tribal clashes. Read more

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Ninth NASS: Endorsement of Gbajabiamila splits North-Central APC govs, lawmakers

The decision of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) to back the Majority Leader of the  House of  Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, for the 9th National Assembly speakership has been met with mixed reactions by governors, lawmakers and APC state chairmen in the North-Central, Saturday PUNCH reports. While the governors and state APC chairmen in the zone on Friday Read more

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8 Nigerians sentenced to death in UAE over robbery

Eight Nigerians have been sentenced to death in Sharjah, United Arab Emirate (UAE), for robbery crimes committed in December 2016. The sentence is coming less than three weeks after five Nigerians, who allegedly robbed a bureau de change in Sharjah, were arrested. An online platform in UAE Gulf News reported that Majid Al Muhairi of Sharjah criminal Read more

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Educating of self-cleanliness in growing girls (body -odor)

Keeping up the cleanliness and personal hygiene is essential for some individual, social, mental, health as well as basic lifestyle reasons. Keeping a decent standard of cleanliness keeps away the spreading of various diseases, sicknesses as well as awful or bad smells. The vast majority is exceptionally aware of individual cleanliness because: We’re educated of Read more