2023: Nigeria needs pundits in economy — Expert



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By Fortune Eromosele, Abuja

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, an expert in economy, Executive Director, Initiative for Leadership and Economic Watch in Nigeria, ILEWN, Agbongbolor Splendour, has said Nigerians need leaders who are professionals in handling economic issues.

He stated this at the civil society roundtable engagement with the theme: “X-raying the National Lottery Trust Fund Mandate; vis-a-vis it’s Achievements, Challenges and Prospects for Nigeria Economic and Social Development,” organised by the New Era for Sustainable Leadership and Accountability initiative, in Abuja.

According to him, Nigeria is at a critical stage of electing leaders who would alleviate the issues bedevilling the country as well as needing experts in the economy.

He said, “The call for sound leadership that can take the nation from this point is very sacrosanct at this moment. You can see a lot of leadership failure. A lack of direction in terms of government policies…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper