WE SMELL LIES, WE SELL TRUTH by Oloyede Joshua Adekunle

Family favours favouritism Mothers’ favourites,sons Fathers’apple eyes,daughters We smell lies Lies’ tie tied around our cords Teachers teaching cheat Cheat cheating teachers Corruption crisis Broken walls falling We smell lies Law-makers lording law with lies Lies lording law-makers’ laws Clash of titans Constitution suffers,tragedy We smell lies Family flees favouritism Fathers’ favourites,vchildren Mothers’ apple eyes,… Continue reading WE SMELL LIES, WE SELL TRUTH by Oloyede Joshua Adekunle

WHERE WAS FEMINISM? by Oloyede Joshua Adekunle

Where was feminism? When we were in school, Uncle Shola beat boys seven strokes And girls’ bum-cheeks three Where was feminism? When father farms field Ada carried grains Her twin,Arize,loaded on tubers Where was Feminism? When Shewa slapped Femi Unto Teacher reported Femi was punished for whole Where was Feminism? When Sarah called Abram,lord And… Continue reading WHERE WAS FEMINISM? by Oloyede Joshua Adekunle