Sunday, April 14, 2024

Shun selfish, mischievous politicians hiding under religion, ethnicity – Shehu advises Nigerians


Former lawmaker, Senator Shehu Sani has enjoined spiritual leaders throughout the nation to shun egocentric and mischievous politicians that conceal below the guise of faith and ethnicity to divide the folks throughout elections.

He stated there was a necessity for clerics to keep away from politicians which have misplaced energy and are actually whipping up all types of sentiments in opposition to the federal government of the day.

Talking throughout a dinner breaking quick held in Kaduna, Shehu Sani stated that poverty and starvation have been so weaponised to regulate the lots for self aggrandizement.

He suggested that clerics ought to use locations of worship to evangelise messages of peace and unity in addition to enlighten adherents on the ability of voting good leaders throughout elections, believing that democracy can solely survive if there’s fairness, justice, progress and improvement.

Sani stated that the nation doesn’t belong to at least one ethnic group, stressing that, “Energy has resided so lengthy within the north that it has turn out to be so poisonous.”

He added, “Energy within the North has not helped Northerners, the area remains to be backward in all points of human and capital improvement.”

He suggested northerners who’re ganging up in opposition to President Tinubu to as an alternative help the federal government within the curiosity of progress and improvement of the north versus the search for return of energy to the area.

He defined that politicians which have didn’t safe appointments below the Tinubu-led authorities can’t manipulate them for private curiosity, saying that they’d misplaced their sense of entitlements and have been now attempting to whip up sentiments of some sort in order to be related.

On problems with safety and economic system, Senator Sani blamed former President Muhammadu Buhari for failing to enhance on the economic system and guarantee sufficient safety of lives and property of the residents, alleging that the entire safety equipment was managed by northerners and Muslims, but banditry and terrorism thrived.

Shehu stated that many mother and father have been afraid to ship their kids to high school for the concern of being kidnapped, stressing that mosques have been raided and imams kidnapped or killed by bandits.

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