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MAIMLAND

MAIMLANDNot more than eleven kilos,That can lead to six feet,So smooth without traffic,Tempting to place the right footOn the last pedal,Zooming off Island to Mainland. Quite curvy,With floating pillars,Back view of Civic Centre,Disappearing to see Iyana-Oworo,Approaching Unilag,Thereafter Adekunle junction,To the Iduganran palace and Adeniji. Simplifying temptation cum danger,Lone fatal,Multiple lethal,Excess …

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JP, MY JP

(for JP Clark-Bekeredemo at 80) You are the mouthpiece, Piercing with words, Piping your thoughts Through many collections. JP, My JP. From the Ijaw waters, He transversed to hook a Yoruba lady, Detribalizing his arts Through his visible life. JP, My JP Your pepper is pepperish, Peppering those with smeared …

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