2019 Elections: Why our votes must count

ERUDITE Professor, poet and world acclaimed Nigerian novelist Chinua Achebe was apt and right when he proclaimed long ago that: leadership was the bane of the country’s growth and development. His honest and candid position is widely accepted across the divide of both policy and decision makers in the country and all over the world to the extent that the “problem” has become a popular aphorism in speech making, music, stand up comedy and public presentations.