Olawale Okunrinboye


Oh Africa


Oh Africa

Africa, my Africa

Mother of all nations, the sleeping Lion

Her throne was set firmly on Zion

Where is her greatness?

Where are all her loved ones?

Scattered in foreign lands

Africa, wake up!

wake up and look at your kingdom

Your land is being run by thieves

Your leaders are now slaves

The air is full of smoke

You have become a joke

Watch them take away your precious stones

You slept too long

now your roar isn't strong

Run away and take your crown with you

Look for your true soldiers

For one day, you shall return to where you belong

Submitted: Saturday, April 28, 2012
Edited: Saturday, April 28, 2012

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