Abisoye Sejoro

Rookie (11/09/1990 / Lagos(Nigeria))

Africa


Africa my Africa
Africa my mother land
land of milk and honey
land of natural beauty
Africa land where i live

Africa my Africa
A land of great rulers
Africa my Africa
land of nature
A land were nature lives

Africa my Africa
A land blessed by God himself
On the day of creation
God threw diamond like stone
gold like rain
He dropped crude oil like rain

Africa my Africa
land of milk and honey

Submitted: Saturday, January 12, 2008
Edited: Tuesday, August 20, 2013

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Africa leaves in our flesh and heart

Comments about this poem (Africa by Abisoye Sejoro )

  • Rookie Shutter Queen (7/29/2008 11:03:00 AM)

    Great poem! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !
    It makes me cry (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Stanley Okeke (3/6/2008 4:32:00 PM)

    Hey man am happy am seeing ya poem, especially for the fact that you are Nigeria like me. and my Africa brother.. I love that good self... speak on Brother (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Ireti Lawal (3/6/2008 2:26:00 AM)

    i like it an i am going to read it to my class (Report) Reply

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