CHRONICLES: 8 FIGURES AND A SHORT DASH By Gbenga Osowe (@gbengaosowe)

Countless numbers of fowls, beheaded Tubers of yam, pounded Bottles of drinks, emptied                                                                                                                                                   Merry-making and dancing, An ecstatic father, an elated mother, The solemnity amidst the merriment As the priest pronounces the new-born’s name, And the party continues    Omo tuntun alejo aiye, omo {Oh new born babe, a guest in this world}  Iya aburo … Continue reading CHRONICLES: 8 FIGURES AND A SHORT DASH By Gbenga Osowe (@gbengaosowe)