I NO FIT SHOUT

[caption id="attachment_3938" align="aligncenter" width="436"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [I No Fit Shout][/caption]“Na wen u break cook egg U go sabi say some dey carry double yoke” Na im be the best answer I...

MY LITTLE NAIJA STREET

[caption id="attachment_3943" align="aligncenter" width="414"] www.facebook,com/WRRPoetry [My Little Naija Street][/caption]Another day, another time Another glaring news headline Another busy Naija street That tells its story bit by bit Each passing face...

PATRIOT-TREASON

[caption id="attachment_3946" align="aligncenter" width="422"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Patriot-Treason][/caption]Rape and religion, lucre, death so cheap, Our country sinks deeper - a mounting heap. Our leaders serve with lips - or not at all,...

HERE WE ARE!

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="396"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Here We Are][/caption]There are many crafty tongues Licking our collective sweet alone We are left to chew whitened bones Struggling with their snarling dogs They...

RIVERSONG

[caption id="attachment_3674" align="aligncenter" width="436"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Riversong][/caption]I have been here all along. Watching patiently, like an owl I sit. I am awash with blood Like the butcher’s cutlass; In disgust, I...

CIVILIAN TO POLICE

[caption id="attachment_3128" align="aligncenter" width="392"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [Civilian To Police][/caption]Hey, unpretigious friend! You clad in dark uniformed attire, Glued to your gluttonous body like a bird to its feather! As you parade...

THE ANTHEM

[caption id="attachment_2923" align="aligncenter" width="398"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [The Anthem][/caption]The anthem reverberates in our head, That we are the leaders of tomorrow. So young and naive, like morons, We waited for the day...

WHEN COUNTRY IS BAD

[caption id="attachment_2396" align="aligncenter" width="350"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [When Country Is Bad][/caption]In a land of abundance They dine with hunger, And court induced scarcity! Their nails are edible like cocoyam, They sleep under...

AS TRADITION RIDES

[caption id="attachment_2049" align="aligncenter" width="300"] www.facebook.com/WRRPoetry [As Tradition Rides][/caption]I'm the machine of my custom The horrid wheels of devastation I will let tradition lead and be its passenger Till time tilts...