WOES OF A DEAR COUNTRY

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Enormously blessed,
yet poverty,
Corruption,
Nepotism,
Disloyalty,
have developed roots
and abound in my country,
how can we say
arise, o compatriots
when this fire is raging,
how can our forbearers
rest in their graves
when their legacy
is being devoured,
how can we serve
with our heart and might
when we are
part of the fire,
the day our
anthem and pledge
become part of our souls,
faithfulness, loyalty, honesty
engraved in our hearts,
Unity, peace, freedom
become our common language,
heroes and forbearers
stop appearing in our dreams,
our honour and glory held high,
We will become Nigerians,
we will become a Nation.

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onahdave

Onah is a graduate of Banking and Finance from the University of Calabar,Cross River State,Nigeria. He has over 6 years Banking experience in various aspect of Treasury Operations. He is working towards becoming a qualified financial analyst in the future and enjoys reading, research and writing, especially Finance and Economic related topics. As much as he enjoys writing and reading he also enjoys playing chess, watching movies ,workout and other activities to live a balanced life.

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