Rookie (10/18/1963 / Nigeria)

Africa - Poem by SEGUN RASAKI

Africa, Beautiful yet unappreciated
Africa, Sahara to the Atlantic
Africa, From Zulu Land to Yoruba Land
Africa, From Nile River to River Niger
Africa, Rain and Sunshine round the year,
Africa, With her greenery lustre
Africa, With Coolness, Calmness, a Serenity unequal
Africa, Your hospitality and warmth taken for granted
Africa, Raped and left desolate, yet richly blessed
Africa, Your Children scattered all over the World crying for you
Africa, You are simply mine Africa.

Comments about Africa by SEGUN RASAKI

  • Rookie - 0 Points Boukhalfa Laouari (11/25/2008 7:36:00 AM)

    i think that africa is more vast than from the Nile downwards. you are speaking as if africa has no north. Algerians are africans tunisians too. (Report) Reply

    7 person liked.
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  • Rookie Bri Blunt (11/18/2008 1:35:00 PM)

    I hate it i give it four inches (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Tess Rockenstire (2/15/2008 10:24:00 AM)

    I love it...I give you a 10...Tess (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Halima Ahmed (12/18/2007 3:22:00 PM)

    woooooooooow thats a beautiful poem with so much depth in it! ! keep writing... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Tim Vlieghe (11/29/2007 3:14:00 PM)

    beautiful poem
    it has so much truth in it
    it 's just amazing (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, September 3, 2007

Poem Edited: Tuesday, April 5, 2011

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