EXPLICIT LOVE by Olutona Emmanuel

Whenever I turn on my radio Around Feb`ry, all I hear is love Even when I open up my window I see two birds showing love I can’t really comprehend What most of my friends Would do in this climate that`ll soon end Cos girls in their wiles Love parading...

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FREEDOM by Stanley Egeonu

FREEDOM by Stanley Egeonu

Oh little singing bird in chain So cute in black but heart in pain Your tears forms a flowing Nile And your tone a melodious rhyme I’d love to tour with your wings Above heaven like the angel wings Lift the shores deep your heart With the tiny spark of...

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A NIGHT TO REMEMBER by David Owoeye

The evening gets darker As the night approaches The sky was filled with bright colorful stars The moon reminded me of an old night tale And I wonder in amazement What a splendid night befalls mankind With so much pleasant memories Lovers could easily avail themselves this opportune night To...

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AGBERO by Victor Igiri

With him is one walk to meeting a monster for trademarked with broken shells is the life that gives life to charcoal face(s) and lips upon canvas’ all painted with stitches, and fire laden eyeballs; And with white wrapped wild weed, the patriotic folk in-between fingers or lips that winds...

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THIS IS THE WORLD by El Sane Ken Silencer

Tell em, tell em… for they will give emselves to death and wish our wish bring em back to life forgetting that humans we are that, we don’t always wish together and even if, we are not God! Humans are chameleons- their hearts no matter how humane I have seen...

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LETTER TO WIFY by Lebile Melt Tosin

Dear wify, I’m not a saint Only your love kept me on the road It’s not easy to say yes and keep it You need to let love burn or we freeze Lets hold unto our beautiful name Let our code remain a secret never to be tame Create trust...

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DESIRE by Kenn Mamman

I feel lost but am found I feel hate but am loved Deep inside am changed All I see are stories of infidelity My life goes round n round Am yet to find the one Each the dream comes close The hate returns Each time the hate returns Am lost...

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A PEN WIELDER’S PLEDGE

I fight the good fight of the ink Cut my losses I polish my shoes blue And talk in rhymes, the truth. I am a Pen-Wielder! — Nonso Davies Donatus Paper is the battleground With might, I sway my pen Colored in ink, a testament to my prowess My muse;...

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MINNA by Thaalith Abubakar Gimba

Known with antique native history, Seldom ranking among the perfunctory. A hospitable home of avid writers, Perusing books with fat chapters. Custodian of all facets of literature, Notably blessed for her diverse culture. Minna, the birthplace of some Teflon, That many eyes gawk at as despicable don. A grand home-phange...

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