Eche Ononukwe

Rookie (22 November 1984 / Bariga, Lagos)

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LIFE AND BIRTH

Popularly known as Magikpluz (simply Magik) , Eche Ononukwe was born at Bariga, Lagos to the family of Ononukwe. He is a native of Umuezukwe of Awo-Omamma in Oru East Local Government Area of Imo state (Nigeria) . His father., Boniface, died in 2005, when he (Eche) was about to gain admission to the Bayelsa Science and Arts as a polytechnic student.
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  • Rookie - 4 Points Faeo Lyre Clive (10/28/2011 1:21:00 AM)

    Had I known this brother here.
    Oh Igbos! Here we go.

  • Rookie Kaitreena Stwert (10/6/2011 12:43:00 AM)

    I really appreciate your every poem and I feel that I am very lucky girl to have a honor to read your great lines and efforts. Good luck Sir.

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COLONIAL MENTALITY

We always say our land is desecrat’d;

that the whites from the wintry land

came with their heavy machine guns,

firing here and there our aged-civiliz’d land

like Shylock on the flesh of Antonio.

But we’re quick to forget

that we fought ‘em heart and soul

to claim back our enslav’d land,

which they demanded from us –

they won us, we won ‘em lat’r.

After a long period of perpetual chains,

we won our land, thanks to our Chineke God.



Now we rule ourselves yet enslave ourselves,

with our ...

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