1786 in the southern region of Judea, Bethlehem
the stars became cardinal points of the earth and a compass for 3 wise men
during a time, war raged in the heart of a mere mortal,
for a king was born and a gift given to the world.
People travelled from all poles of the earth to the manger
where a miracle laid shinning of a glory the world was yet to comprehend.
Halleluiah! Halleluiah!! A king was born and his reign forever.
Continue reading “Three Christmases in One Package.”
My dear Nigeria, you gloat with eloquence
while gazing at your fantasies that are years to come.
You exist in the suburbs of a dysfunctional world
Your innocence raped by corruption.
Far from a distant future even with the speed of your shining cars
I wonder how long people of different classes will continue to strive
in an atmosphere echoing nothing but noise and suffering
A weather harsh for agenda setting.
Continue reading “My Dear Nigeria.”
Born Eagles, birth to fly
With wings trained to soar
Let us stand strong together
As we face head-on the disparity
that causes poverty.
Continue reading “We Are Nigeria.”
What does it mean to be a Nigerian?
What does it take to be a Nigerian?
What does it mean to be an African?
Continue reading “Obodo M.”