Joseph Oladehinde Ibikunle

Joseph Oladehinde Ibikunle

Alagbado, Lagos.
Joseph Oladehinde Ibikunle
Alagbado, Lagos.
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Biography
Oladehinde IBIKUNLE
Born: Oladehinde Oluwatobi Joseph IBIKUNLE
July 31,1988
Occupation: Teacher, poet and playwright
State of Origin: Ogun state
Nationality: Nigerian
Popular Poems
1.
Father Africa
Father Africa! At a token ignorance,
You have given your inheritance:
To strangers you gave so much.
White fellows who did not eat in our dish.
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2.
At The Worship Of Poetry
Thou, who hath the spirit of poetry;
Unto thee today I bow to call
To the service and worship of poetry.
I entreat and bid thee to my call.
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3.
Mortal Me (What The Body Says To The Soul)
I, who will die
And entombed under a stone
Amid of sands I'll lie
I'll be too conscious to groan.
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4.
Deeds Of The Just
He tries not to meditate evils
Nor with his hands sordidly paddles
He who knows he is ephemeral
He disports not himself at funeral.
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5.
Ode To Our Rulers
Like these innocent children,
We gathered submitting our rights
To you, these honourable men
Who have led us to this place of plights.
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Popular Quotes
12 November 2014
'Even death, terror and sorrow, I assume, are all glaring signs of our ephemerality'
16 June 2015
We should let our affections pull down the barricades of ethnicity and religions if we are to live as humane humans.
02 July 2018
Poetry is the museful melody that captivates the soul with its cryptic witticisms.
02 July 2018
Poetry is the tasteful libations of words poured from the sacred bowls of beauty.
05 July 2018
Poetry is the formula of words artistically factorised into intoxicating lines and stanzas.

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