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You Have To Cry For Me

During the mass burial Of our resilient soldiers Who saved the world by Jumping into the hot golden river, We gather with different spoons To celebrate their valorousity. As we proceed in prayers For their gracious ascension. We cried and bid farewell, Placing them into the horrible pit That never get filled. Indeed! These ones … Continue reading You Have To Cry For Me

The Trouble with Nigeria: A Review II

The Trouble with Nigeria: A Review II

False Image of Ourselves Achebe is stung by the hypocrisy and vain-glory common with Nigerian leaders. He is angry at the blatant self-deception by those who do not care to make Nigeria genuinely great, but who like to decieve everyone that Nigeria is great. He writes: “Nigeria is not a great country. It is one … Continue reading The Trouble with Nigeria: A Review II