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My Patriotism Story: A Joke in Action

Its yet another Independence anniversary for Nigeria and i have thought: what should i ramble about? Nothing pops up in my cheezy breezy weezy brain…..so i carried out a survey with two friends. Sunday, my naughty friend suggested i write on “patriotism”. I declined because that would amount to betraying my conscience going by the… Continue reading My Patriotism Story: A Joke in Action

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Freedom of the Body, Enslavement of the Soul

Alight my uncanny heart oh! Creator, Reverberation of pains in my heart heaps. Not for the open gate of obtainment; Not for the apparent restiveness of my generation; Not for my labouring mother; Nor for my toiling father. Alight my uncanny heart oh! Creator, I weep with melancholy glued to my face Not for my… Continue reading Freedom of the Body, Enslavement of the Soul

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Questionist Reborn

In quest for freedom and corrupt free nation; In quest to bind and kill the destiny killer We are biased with myopic myopia Seldom our thought That from the spring of wantonness loot; That from the ever open gate of obtainment; That from the negroid rock of age; That from the long gonna imperialist Lies… Continue reading Questionist Reborn

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Perception and Insight

See Negroid Pride in strength Lost to ego; And corrupt to desire Lusting after all mundane treasure Bending their back to be ridden Crying for freedom But enslave to freedom Their very conscience, they enslave But freedom is from within Alas! our minds shall be free And behind we shall leave the demons Then and… Continue reading Perception and Insight

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Grateful Heart Also Laments

I am not going to church tonight, not because I woke up on the wrong side and it’s not as though am proud of it. Even though the services these days shrink my faith and add to my bricks of fears while diminishing my faith and courage, who am I to disobey the holy book… Continue reading Grateful Heart Also Laments

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KARMA

The post you are about reading is an extract from a folktale told by a great Igala musician celebrated all over the Igala kingdom, Dr. Elijah Abalaka JP. Just because of the love he has for us, he gave us his only begotten son, that who so ever believe in him shall not perish but… Continue reading KARMA