Monthly Archives: April 2018

“FINDING REASONS” WRITTEN BY WISDOM NEMI OTIKOR – FINALIST, TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ POETRY COMPETITION 2018

FINDING REASONS For a body gone wrong   How do you rebuild a broken cathedral? Do not make a fool of me with tales of healing and hope and heaven   for home does not taste the same once chipped … Continue reading

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“IN THE KERNEL OF SERVICE” WRITTEN BY RICHARD INYA – FINALIST, TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ POETRY COMPETITION 2018

IN THE KERNEL OF SERVICE   Richard Inya   An armed revolution Rages against quietness In the belly of starving retirees Their intestines are trapped snakes Struggling to break loose Ever seen they that chew silence And swallow air? Pity … Continue reading

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DR DAYO OLOMU WILL BE SPEAKING AT THE NIGERIA DIASPORA DAY 2018 GLOBAL CONFERENCE IN LONDON

We are privileged to have Dr. Dayo Olomu, the Vice Chairman, Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development, South London, a renowned international motivational speaker, human capital development expert, corporate trainer, business mentor, executive coach, award-winning event host, bestselling author and marketplace … Continue reading

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“WHERE IS OUR BENUE” WRITTEN BY LINUS AJENE, IN MEMORY OF THE DEPARTED SOULS OF THE MIDDLE BELT

“WHERE IS OUR BENUE” WRITTEN BY LINUS AJENE, IN MEMORY OF THE DEPARTED SOULS OF THE MIDDLE BELT REGION LINUS WAS ALSO A FINALIST OF THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ INTERNATIONAL ONLINE POETRY COMPETITION 2018   WHERE IS OUR BENUE For … Continue reading

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“MOTHER WILL BE WELL AGAIN” BY LINUS AJENE – FINALIST, TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ INTERNATIONAL POETRY COMPETITION 2018

MOTHER WILL BE WELL AGAIN Yesterday, I wore agbada; today I’m in suit Which one fit my black face? Sunrise rises with indignation- Beating me in my face to the wall Crying the cry of my misery only fuels the … Continue reading

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NIGERIA COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION BRADFORD PRESENTS “UK IMMIGRATION TODAY FROM A HUMANITARIAN PERSPECTIVE” ON 23RD OF JUNE- ADMISSION IS FREE

The Nigerian Community Association in Bradford in conjunction with Just a little help organisation presents “UK IMMIGRATION TODAY FROM A HUMANITARIAN PERSPECTIVE” on Saturday the 23rd of June at The Fields Sports and Social Club, Chelsea Road, Bradford BD7 2RE … Continue reading

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THE POETRY OF MICHEAL ACE- FINALIST, TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ INTERNATIONAL POETRY COMPETITION

A portrait in our living room carries my father’s smile Like it’s the only thing his teeth were meant for He was standing next to mother Smile gently creamed on her lips Like a snowflake Something that has ended Even … Continue reading

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