VICTIM

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Alcoholic, the voice that speak many languages. You empower yourself with a gulp and turn to me in anger Tore me down into pieces Forced the hood into my thigh, neglecting the fitness and tenderness Gosh! You sprayed it all over me You laugh as hot tears graced my face […]

THE STREET

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On a high low Steady hasty vehicles Many heads and few legs Rushing towards a direction Buses and cars sped off in high tone Some skidded off their zone Several funny cute faces in rags Staring in happiness and sadness Kids on bare foot running back and forth the busy […]

ARE WE STILL SAFE IN NIGERIA?

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‘Are we safe?’ This question popped through my mind countless times. It is a security observation. Hmmmm, gone are those days when you can walk freely (even at night) without fear. Now, you have to check and watch your sides, front and back (and even your inner-self because you never […]

LOVING YOU

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loving you was a little bitter, a little sweet it was my sin, it was my rebellion loving you was heaven and hell all at once a paradox custom-made for me it was the early mornings with the sun in our faces kissing you like it was the end of […]

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QUALITY GOVERNANCE IN NIGERIA; A FANTASY?

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These thoughts are straight from my heart and I’ll like to start up by saying the current administration and leadership of this country has brought us to that point where anybody can say almost anything unedifying of it and won’t be wrong. If we are to be objective and true […]

Friend Zone Lane

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For how long shall I continue in this imaginary state?  How well do I pose for a clearer picture My feet hurt from this sojourn I embark The loneliness on the path crush my hopes For how long shall I alone walk along this terrific field Clouded with so many […]

Friend Zone Lane

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For how long shall I continue in this imaginary state?  How well do I pose for a clearer picture My feet hurt from this sojourn I embark The loneliness on the path crush my hopes For how long shall I alone walk along this terrific field Clouded with so many […]

LETTER TO MY SOUL

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Dear Soul, I have known you for so long. Even before time, you’ve been here with me. You have being my first and best friend. The one that I converse with in my solitude. You are the one that plays beautiful music with solemn rhythm anytime I’m down. You have […]

FULANI HERDSMEN: THE HUTZPAH AND CHUTZPAH

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Growing up as a child in a semi-urban locale in the wake of the last century gave people of my likes the fortuitous to witness albeit with ecstasy the scenes of men though scruffy, shabby and threadbare but pleasing to our sight. What actually pleases us then, we do not […]

Do Heart Get Broken

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On a sunny afternoon myself and two other friends had a heated discussion over some bottle of chilled drink to pass time Bola, do heart really get broken asked by my female friend who probably was drinking with us but quietly nursing her injury.  For a minute no one could […]