Haruna issa AlHassan
Haruna Issa Al-Haruna (Provident Guy) was born in Kwara state, Nigeria. He is presently studying Linguistics at University of Ilorin, Nigeria.
Provident Guy is a very cool poet,
linguist and artist, his poems explore
the theme of loneliness, corruption,
parasitic nature of Africa etc. more »
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''To a poor man, the only way toevery writer expresses his thought, pain, bitterness with pen and everything writer gets happiness from it.
relinquish suffering is to a become a writer,
For every drop of ink cleanses his suffering mind''
''Every generation has something to battle for or battle against.My people battle for torturing cultures and fight against corruption.''civilization has changed our ways to something else.
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Citizens Of The Night
These beautiful citizens of the night
Are the undergraduates of city schools
They go out at the dusk and return in the dawn.
Whenever that girl goes on foot she comes by car
In the twilight of her career on campus,
She wore a tattered shred on her chest
And barricaded her eyes with dark lens
Her beauty shimmered in peril, like a dewdrop
As the horse chews the cud dawn to dusk,
Her teeth clunched the gum and vanished as the day.
In the morning everybody awaits her return,
First the headlines; An unknown corpse found,
Lying on the street with her breast ...