As I contemplated my editor’s dutiful reminder to submit my monthly column, I thought deeply about what constitutes a purposeful use of this space and my desire to follow a personal calling to recount compelling stories.
Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic voice—and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding. I am learning to reject the single story, and feel empowered to tell the meaningful stories of persons committed to recharting a new model for our country’s development.
Kyle Lequay, 35, was perhaps born to lead. He’s the nephew of former political activist and cricket administrator Alloy Lequay (deceased), who taught him at an early age to understand development and the distinct roles and responsibilities within the sports administration structure.