young poets inspire

Some say that poetry in Nigeria is in the backseat. But in many circles poetry is alive and well. Young poets showed it at the Eko Poetry Slam, showing that poetry is not just for stuffy old people, but young live on the rythms and the sounds of poetry.

Founder, Eko Literary Society, Ken Ike Okere and winner of Eko Poetry Slam, Miss Joyce Nwanokwai receiving her trophy

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I enjoy reading about Africa. New books. Old books. By African writers. By non-African writers. Novel. History. Travel. Biographies. Autobiographies. Politics. Colonialism. Poetry.

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