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There Was A Country

There was a country There was hope It was a new leaf A new dawn. Finally The children’s future were bright. And brothers envisaged posterity. Well, why wouldn’t it be? Liberty, after calamity would only birth prosperity. Alas! That vision wouldn’t become history. For verily, As the ghouls were cast out. Demons arose! Greedy, callous … Continue reading There Was A Country

Naija 2060: Season One Finale: For My Country (2)

Artemis listened in on the chatter. Care Packet had as usual, lived up to his reputation. He had observed the entire internationally allocated radio frequency range and been able to pinpoint the new frequency the NIA was using for communication in a matter of minutes. The more time she spent with him, the more she … Continue reading Naija 2060: Season One Finale: For My Country (2)

Naija 2060: Season One Finale: For My Country (1)

Day: 8 Month: February Year: 2060 Time: 6:00PM Janet Umoh’s fingers raced across the thin keyboard as fast as she could push them. She grabbed a mug beside her and took a few gulps of the black coffee inside before setting it back down and continuing. How frigging hard is it to find this guy … Continue reading Naija 2060: Season One Finale: For My Country (1)

Then I Know Where You Are

Then I Know Where You Are

    If either by luck or sheer Coincidence you find yourself somewhere Where people buy new car with no manual Where crude herbal cures cure malaria Quicker than modern anti-malaria Where otapiapia Sends insects and rats faster To heaven than other Insecticides from our lousy manufaketurers Where people wait till Easter Before they substitute … Continue reading Then I Know Where You Are

Ode to Nigeria

NIGERIA Oh Nigeria our Nigeria Green gem of Africa Oh Nigeria our Nigeria Our motherland in Africa   Oh Nigeria our Nigeria Our country our bounty Oh Nigeria our Nigeria Our homeland our dwelling   Oh Nigeria our Nigeria One nation beautiful people Oh Nigeria our Nigeria Diverse culture one people   Oh Nigeria our Nigeria Highly favored naturally blessed Oh Nigeria our Nigeria Future of Africa and … Continue reading Ode to Nigeria