FOR MY OWN GOOD

A POEM for my Country- Nigeria It has always been a bitter-sweet relationship with you If I am being honest The bitter supersedes the sweet I was once innocent, emotional and hopeful  But you played me dirty because I was vulnerable I got hurt and I flipped  I became numb and hopeless  I decided to … Continue reading FOR MY OWN GOOD

CORRUPT LEADERS (PART 2)

A POEM about corrupt leaders. When they read their manifesto It always sounds like presto Suddenly they lose the tempo We get the expo Everyday we hear the same thing But we never see a damn thing They say they'll manage the situation We say enough of carnage continuation They say there is no gain … Continue reading CORRUPT LEADERS (PART 2)

CORRUPT LEADERS (PART 1)

A POEM about corrupt leaders. They want to be the pillars While hiding in their cellars Amassing wealth in dollars Under the guise of white collars Acquiring mansions in diaspora With views of the panorama There's a problem with the system It's in tandem with the ones esteem They're never affected by the mayhem They'd … Continue reading CORRUPT LEADERS (PART 1)