Emeyazia Iwe Chukwudi
Before, Before - Poem by Emeyazia Iwe Chukwudi
We use'to go to farm and market
With our doors and windows open'
We use'to go to school and graduate
As at when due
We use'to sit under moonlights and
Tell tales about Tortoise and Elephant
Our Naira and Kobo
Use' to stare and dare Pounds and sterling
One man's child is everybody's child
We use, to sleep with our both eyes close'
We use' to be our brothers keeper
And the govt.was sincere and responsible
But now things had change'
My people seems to be more hungrier and greedier
My people seems to had buried their values
Alas, alas O'alas...
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