The toll plaza

Sad, so itís real
A done deal
With young old blood
You taint Nigerian soil
Waiting for her to boil

Undo your deed
Placate the dead
Lekki, a symbol
Symbol of your tumble

Adieu heroes, our heroines
Awake hereafter
Letís say good morning
Once againÖ




Poetry by chuma okafor
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Written on 2020-10-21 at 03:54

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Powerful commentary on horrendous times.
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Blood in the streets.
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