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Agba Poems

Agba Poems - Below are popular examples of all types of agba poetry to share and read. This list of poems is composed of the works of modern poets of PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, famous, and modern examples for agba.

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Ifeoma Di Niro
Onye ebezina na uju na oga adinma
Onye echezina maka na echi nabia 
di ime oweghi onye ma ihe oga amu 
obu nwoke ma nwa nwayi oma
Jiri ndidi sowe uwa na oga adinma
Efi na eweghi odudu obu chi ya na
Achuro ya...Read More
Categories: agba, africa,
Form: Blank verse



Ezi Enyi Ka Nwanne
Ezi enyi amaka na uwa
Ezi enyi ka nwanne ojo
Lezie enyi gi anya oge nile
Ahabula ya ka onwu na nsogbu.


Owere enyi ka nwanne ma
Obu ikwu na ibe gi na uwa 
Mgbe nsogbu di ono ya,
Na oganihu ono gi na akuku
Lezie enyi...Read More
Categories: agba, africa,
Form: Epigram
THE ICON OF NIGERIAN POLITICS
FOR DR. ABUBAKAR OLUSOLA SARAKI
Ilorin is bereaved again: another calamity has struck!
Ilorin has lost another pride of the community.
Saraki this time! Why has Mr. Death focused on us?
He has already extorted enough from us already
but his discontentment has prodded him
into...Read More
Categories: agba, bereavement, , literature,
Form: Elegy
I KNOW THE TREE IN MY VILLAGE
We once climbed those tree happily
As mum and daddy were at home enjoying themselves.
We sang kpakpangolo ogolo, sang Onye ga agba egwu
Who is in the garden and my grand pa has a big eyes
Those stupid songs of morals and cultural...Read More
Categories: agba, art, mum, endurance,
Form: Lyric
NKPORO: MY COUNTRY HOME 6
Life in Nkporo is very fun and appealing,
There we play hide and seek with the girls.
We rocked and rolled with boom boom rock lock.
Dance Kpakpangolo-udume that stupid songs,
We also sang Onye ga agba egwu with our 
Torn clothes and bare...Read More
Categories: agba, age, , cute,
Form: Narrative



To The Syrian Child
Dedicated to all the children who were
Victims of the conflicts in Syria

You have heard more grenades crack at dawn
As bullets wizz beneath your pale sun-
O Syrian Child! Whose family has been torn
By Taliban glories and Tribal rivalries.

O Syrian Child! To...Read More
Categories: agba, abuse, allah, bereavement, caregiving, cry, death, dedication,
Form: Ballade
Mushin
   Mushin Ajina
   Bojiojimi
   Eruobodo, ogongo baba eiye
   Ofigbogbo ara shogun bi olosha
   Gidigbalo dawa omowipe ebi npa omo enikankan
   Iluola ti ki nsekan labo afi kobuyari
 ...Read More
Categories: agba, dedicationlanguage, language,
Form: Free verse
HONEYMOON COCOON
Fly me to the moon
Play us the bedroom tunes
The nod-nod head of lovers’ hoots
Let’s twirl this tango as David in jolly mood
And coil in celestial honeymoon cocoon.
					
PRINCE AGBA
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Categories: agba, wedding
Form: Limerick
VALENTINE TANGO IN HONEYMOON
                              Fly me to the moon
     ...Read More
Categories: agba, dedication, devotion, friendship, husband, love, romance, wedding,
Form: Romanticism
TRANSITION
We are travellers on this terrestial plane
where acorns are consumed in tinder season 
oaks fell by angry hurricane 
robust iroko mowed by lumbers greedy saw 
haughty araba viciously murdered for standing 
on progress impatient path
omo succulent  spine constantly curry...Read More
Categories: agba, death, life, sad, light, light,
Form: Blank verse