The poem expresses the affection I had for Maiduguri, a place where I was brought up. But I miss it now due to the calamity that befalls the land.
Hopes hanged above,
spread below like mat,
pragmatic lives in Hades
and God helps who help themselves
A poem describing the horrors of being broken emotionally, the feeling of aloneness, the anxiety and the feeling of sinking deep into ditch of sadness.
The Lion stakes his claim
To the leadership of the pack
The greatest black nation on the planet is failing to reach its potential and it’s dragging black people behind with itself. But who’s to blame for the death of the dreams, hopes and aspirations of us?
This poem features the dark terrors that now hover over our lives as Nigerians living in Nigeria.
It talks about how evil, malevolence and corruption have only escalated within the last six decades since the country gained her independence from the British.
A cry for the redemption of our land.
Dry your pains, Biafra!
Your harbingers of hatred to come to you
Out of heist of their desperate chase
This is a poem inspired by the numerous books written and published by the Late Chinua Achebe.
Where I come from is a place where we must gather the pieces of us;And glue it together with love, putting out the garment of war and putting on PEACE.