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Olayinka Aremu: I’m a stammerer but poetry is my eloquence #WarOfWords4


20141105071638Olayinka Samson Aremu was born in Ogun state, Nigeria.

He’s a 200 level Student of Mass Communication in National Open University.

His love for reading and writing has made him work hard at whatever his hand finds.

20141105072120He is a poet with a difference; he started writing poems in October 2013. and gradually ventured into spoken word in April 2014.

He had his first experience of Spoken Word in the WAR OF WORDS 3 in June, 2014.

He is a stammerer and ‘poetry’ he says is his eloquence, his voice, and can only speak for people to hear him through poetry.




Editor’s Note

Olayinka Aremu is one of the 20 Slam Poets that will be on stage at War Of Words 4 come November 29, 2014. 

Stammerer? Poet? Eloquence? Ok o, we shall see how that pans out at

“War Of Words 4 – THE FINAL SHOWDOWN .” (Nigeria’s foremost Slam Poetry Competition).

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Up for grabs are:

First Prize: N100,000.00 (One Hundred Thousand Naira)

Second Prize: N20,000.00

Third Prize: N10,000.00

The top 3 poets also get to perform at the next Word Up Volume 9 (#WordUpVol9) in February 2015.

Date is Saturday November 29, 2014

Time is from 2.00 pm.

Venue  is TerraKulture, Plot 1376 Tiamiyu Savage off Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Gate is Free .

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