While reviewing for our Criminal Law I (Crim I) finals, I learned from my Facebook news feed that a University of the Philippines (UP) Manila freshman student committed suicide early this morning mainly because she was forced to take a leave of absence due to her inability to pay tuition on time.
The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Clearance is one of the most important documents a person should have. When a person gets employed, he will be required to get this clearance in order for him to become an official employee of the company.
To get this clearance, a person should endure the long lines at the NBI Main Office in Taft Avenue, Manila or in satellite offices found in malls.
Based from my experience, the easiest way you can get this clearance is by doing it online. Doing it online still requires you to be physically present at the NBI Main Office on a scheduled date and time, but you can now proceed to a special lane dedicated to online applicants. Here is how it works:
Sen. Sotto said wife was taking pills "Diane", son died in 1975. Company claims pill was introduced in 1978. ow.ly/d2iPD—
Karen Davila (@Karen_DaviLa) August 18, 2012
The plagiarism accusation charged to Sen. Vicente Sotto III is very alarming. Because of that, I have four pieces of advice for him:
1. Make sure you did research first before giving out information to the public.
Media is a powerful tool in transmitting information. Every personality, especially those who are often seen on TV should always be aware of their actions and words. When a statement or a speech has already been delivered, it cannot be taken back. Otherwise, the credibility of the person who delivered the statement or the speech will be put to risk.