POLY-TICKS

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Don’t leave politics for liars and fools
Don’t leave to thieves the nation’s purse
Else we have to eat their smelly stools
When they’ve looted us off-course!

Use your thumb
Use your voice
Don’t be dumb
Make some noise

Change must come!

Written by: Kukogho Iruesiri Samson

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Kukogho Iruesiri Samson

KIS, author of two poetry collections, ‘WHAT CAN WORDS DO?’ and ‘I SAID THESE WORDS’, is an award-winning Nigerian writer, photographer, and media professional with experience in journalism, PR, publishing and media management. In 2016, he was listed in Nigerian Writers Awards' list of 100 MOST INFLUENTIAL NIGERIAN WRITERS UNDER 40. The same year 2016, he won the Nigerian Writer’s Award for ‘Best Poet In Nigeria 2015.’ he had also won the Orange Crush 1st Prize for Poetry in 2012. He is the CEO of Words Rhymes & Rhythm LTD.

By Kukogho Iruesiri Samson

KIS, author of two poetry collections, ‘WHAT CAN WORDS DO?’ and ‘I SAID THESE WORDS’, is an award-winning Nigerian writer, photographer, and media professional with experience in journalism, PR, publishing and media management. In 2016, he was listed in Nigerian Writers Awards' list of 100 MOST INFLUENTIAL NIGERIAN WRITERS UNDER 40. The same year 2016, he won the Nigerian Writer’s Award for ‘Best Poet In Nigeria 2015.’ he had also won the Orange Crush 1st Prize for Poetry in 2012. He is the CEO of Words Rhymes & Rhythm LTD.

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2 comments

  1. I HAVE AN OLD POEM THAT HAS SAME TITLE “POLY-TICKS ” …DOESN’T IT LOOK LIKE PEPPER CLARK AND WOLE SOYINKA’S “ABIKU ” HUH? SAME TITLE, DIFFERENT APPROACH!!!

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