Bethlehem – the birth place of the savior, the Prince of peace Yet they make weapons of war History is the nightmare that I run to for solace For I await God’s apology for creation’s greed laced in hope His followers kill the unbelieving And the unyielding and unwilling stamped doomed for calamities The calamities … Continue reading Pray for my soul
When I say I’m a christian, I mean I’m a follower of Jesus, not of culture or tradition, or church, or style – but of Jesus. The Jesus I follow precedes every culture, and he supersedes every culture. When I say I’m a christian, I mean I was helpless in myself. I have made a … Continue reading No regret, No apologies
Idiots with wisdom, stupidity with intellect Another man’s thought your claim to strength Formula for success but here bestows failure Great dreams, better visions, true error Necessity traded for luxury Now you can re-define misery For love wasn’t Romeo and Juliet who died young together But my grandpa and grandma who grew old together God … Continue reading Separate the real shit!
Na wetin we fit speak as omo naija What language shall we have as Nigeria? Our local yarning fat with bele Yet being official puts our culture on sale No chao for belle and man still dey on him grind For in here we choose not to stay blind As Omo naija we dey kaku … Continue reading Omo naija wetin be our mama tongue?
A picture is worth more than words The way for a better world Rather than welcome with shouts and insults What about a civilized discussion for the nations’ salt Let us take away the low health standard Give better toilets, bathrooms and raise a standard Not having to pay to charge phones and gadgets Even … Continue reading Scrap NYSC
It is close to the time when seriousness is seen across board Where every available space is replaced by books suffocating boredom And every one judge on same platform Though our devils take different form It is that time to judge the fish and monkey On their ability to fly like a bird with the … Continue reading Exams killed Humanity
In a battle between the broom and an umbrella I am constantly asked to join their agenda For both come with same promise with a reality of less A tomorrow of joy but a day after filled with tears Shall I stay wet or remain under the scotching sun? Or shall I stay in an … Continue reading Going to Hell on Heaven’s Scholarship
A race for tomorrow to live far from sorrow A chance to discover the quintessence of life We fight daily against forces of different levels Armed with the knowledge that our demons differ from each other We each appreciate another’s race knowing our goals’ differ To scale through walls, climb mountains Swim through rivers of … Continue reading Wait Till You Are Dead
Riches can’t buy happiness I’m told But poverty can’t afford it either I am not materialistic but a realist Tears in the comfort of a mansion A better option than tears in the depth of a slum Riches give a voice in the crowd It gives a spot amongst the elites It creates an aura … Continue reading Why I Am Rich
I’m still alive but barely breathing I see the end of each day though I’m not living A place to dump the rejected For I am the last accepted I pray to a God I barely believe in With hope to get his attention with my sins I am told I am the giant But … Continue reading Whores on Crutches
Head on vacation as heart is put to work Future left in the hands of coincidence and luck A race to feelings forgetting roots before shoots A place that suits in ignorance it fits The heart is god forgetting Love is practical Not a concept practiced in the theoretical Stories from authors for infants paint … Continue reading Must love be Stupid?
This is to all and sundry I pledge to Nigeria my Country To be faithful, loyal and honest As the greedy and corrupt meet their sunset To serve Nigeria with all my strength If guaranteed freedom to live my days to her length To defend her unity As she fights for equity for all her … Continue reading The Pledge
O God of creation We bring to you this generation Direct our noble cause As we search for the 247 girls lost Guide our leaders right Impact with wisdom to tackle the boko’s fight Help our youth the truth to know And the will to shun evil and say NO In love and honesty to … Continue reading The Anthem (Part 3)
Heed to the sound of the trumpet Arise, O compatriots, Let’s save the 247 girls this day Nigeria’s call obey To serve our Fatherland Putting a stop to all which is bad With love and strength and faith. To give to us a new fate To make today’s sorrow our last The labour of our … Continue reading The Anthem (Part 2)
It’s the coming together of thy seed Nigeria, we hail thee, Our own dear native land, That has my roots on her ground Though tribe and tongue may differ, And our beliefs too differ In brotherhood we stand, Each of us like a strand Nigerians all are proud to serve If given the chance to … Continue reading The Anthem (part 1)