john chizoba vincent

Gold Star - 13,628 Points (18 may 1990 / Aba, Abia stae)

The Nigeria We Deserve 4 - Poem by john chizoba vincent

THE NIGERIA WE DESERVE 4

Smelling streets is not what we all deserve
We deserve a tomorrowland, a future hope
Where the black nakedness of the children is gone
Thunder ceased to insert fears in us
We deserve a better Nigeria, a fascinating home
Where morals are the hospitality of our souls

We deserve a spirited masses with one heart
Not a division of heart which welcomes evil
The street that welcomes the right of the masses
We deserve masses who depend not on the
Governement for employment, shelter, food and clothes, we need masses that will be men of their
Own.

We deserve a welcoming home for the theatre
The entertaining home of the worldpower
We deserve a country where the custome and tradition abide forever, although the western culture is good but it had made us to abandon the spirit of
Our old tradition that never allow women to go naked
In the street nor allow the men to plait their hair.
This is not what we deserve in our country

Is it our fate to die one after the other through Booku
Haarm?
My eyes has seen many perished with no course
The streets crowded with blood of the innocents
Yet we seems not to see any solution to that
We deserve a better country, we deserve good Nigeria,
We don't deserve a country where people wash their
Hands with blood

Topic(s) of this poem: africa

Form: Blank Verse


Comments about The Nigeria We Deserve 4 by john chizoba vincent

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/11/2015 2:35:00 PM)


    Smelling streets is not what we all deserve...Having a future hope is very fantastic sharing....10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, November 11, 2015



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