MONEY BECOMES ELECTION by Oluwaseyi Olatunji

In scramble of parties for the public purse, money becomes election_ and duties are forsaken. Yes! Our husband abdicates his onus, now they say he’s an imbecile, some say he don craze before before, perhaps, he has gone mad again, or, he was always mad, but, are we not to blame! Money becomes election, the… Continue reading MONEY BECOMES ELECTION by Oluwaseyi Olatunji

LET FATHER COME HOME by Oki Kehinde Julius

Tell father to come home Before Aso rock becomes a broken stones , His ageing voice we can’t hear on phone Aisha is tired of sleeping inside the other room alone. . Let father come home Before corruption breaks the nation’s backbone, Looters are fetching our treasury water with a basket, Intestines of the sweating… Continue reading LET FATHER COME HOME by Oki Kehinde Julius

THE BEAUTIFUL ONES by Martins Tomisin

A school girl holds a Nigerian flag as she joins a parade marking Nigeria's 54th Independence Day in Lagos October 1, 2014. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye (NIGERIA - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY) - RTR48JM4

Roused in the heart of night I sit and stare Boiling in the rhythm of thought On this road, Life lost, Life saved, Beauty flies by and by Pain flies by and by Hope dashed against stones Story meshed upon stories Beforehand, They pop up like a RAVEN That fed Elijah meat and bread. Feeding… Continue reading THE BEAUTIFUL ONES by Martins Tomisin

RHETORICS OF THE TENSED by Oluwaseun Shedrack Akodu

That who shall hitherto save our paling green And save our scares of soul When would our boredom hood Turn-on our daylight dream Who shall saviour our twilight wolves,redeeming our ravaging hope. And who stole our glory thus giving us a glorious curse filling our feeding purse with tales of burst. who bought our souls… Continue reading RHETORICS OF THE TENSED by Oluwaseun Shedrack Akodu

POLITICALLY POLITICAL POLICIES by Kujembola Oluwaseun

This policy will be policed to be a politically political induction. Let me introduce myself, first. I am Comrade Ambassador NoWork ManChop; B.A, B.Ed, B.Sc, M.Sc, PhD, B.B.C, and of course, O level. I have been selected to preach this new policy as agreed upon by members of the dishonorable house of ASSembly. Article 1… Continue reading POLITICALLY POLITICAL POLICIES by Kujembola Oluwaseun