Featuring poems on Late Chief Obafemi Awolowo, Late Tafawa Balewa, Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe, Chief Ahmadu Bello and Chief Anthony Enahoro.
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ODE TO AWOLOWO
The man of Ikenne, the son of a farmer
Indeed the value of humanity you did not batter
You deliberately refused to sit on the back-bench
The reason you made an impact is not far-fetched
A one-time typist, a self-made leader
The standard of living, you help made intact
To you I write this ode, to you my...