MAMA’S BANGA SOUP

How joyful a boy I am When I eat Banga soup with pounded yam; When Mama appears from the market With her palm fruit-filled basket How cleverly she prepares the chicken And chops up the pumpkin leaves As she washes to cook the palm nuts, I make ready the cooking...

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MY GARRI by Oku-ola Abiola Paul

We please out stomachs with many foods But none can equal my beloved garri Enjoy it with cold water And some cubes of sugar Groundnut Or coconut Fish well fried Meat, however cooked Transform it with hot water Enjoy it with fried pepper Egusi soup Ogbono soup Afang soup Soup,...

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