Love Letter To Africa | Standard Bank Group (Spoken Word Poetry)

https://youtu.be/IXiuCPvJvMc Our love for Africa unites us. To celebrate #AfricaMonth, write your #loveLetterToAfrica and tell us what you love about this continent. Share it to...

UBA Africa Day (Spoken Word Poetry)

https://youtu.be/FcP0Iszi9nw We celebrate the beauty, diversity and excellence of #Africa. We wish #Africans across the globe a Happy Africa Day!!!

History is…. | Efe Paul Azino | TEDxYaba

https://youtu.be/O21rf25kJ6M Efe Paul Azino speaks about the dysfunctions of the present day Nigeria that limit youths in this talk. Speaking with the same measured cadence...

Quramo Writers’ Prize: an African Award for new and emerging writers

The Quramo Writers’ Prize is an African Award for new and emerging writers. It celebrates people who are working every day to develop their...

Walking through the weed: A Curse or a blessing…….(a Spoken Word Poetry Event)

Poetry is one of the finest and most relatable medium of communication, which is the focus of demystifying technology 3.0 brought to you by askifa.ng a...

Leveraging on Spoken Word Poetry to grow your company’s numbers

What is Spoken Word Poetry? Spoken word is a performance, an oral art that focuses on the aesthetics of word play, intonation and voice inflection. It...

How To Write Spoken Word Poetry

https://youtu.be/S-CdbWHX2ro

Burning Water by Zora Howard and Alysia Harris

https://youtu.be/jiLq-oxPIv8  

The Car…!!!!

  I love cars, I love to drive them, To be in control, Make them jump when I press the controls, Make them honk and horn for joy, Service them...

Dear Poetry Newbies: feeling the stage fright and doing it anyway

If you’ve read What’s The Deal With Poetry Readings?, then you know that I encourage people to read their poetry aloud at every possible opportunity...

How to recite a Poem by Jough Dempsey

  Traditionally poetry has been an oratory art. It is only recently, since the advent of the printing press, that poetry has been read more...

The Airport by Wayne Samuel #WOWAfrica

https://youtu.be/FWJvOJFb8kE I had baggage, I don't know why I packed it, but I had baggage and now I'm paying for it. I came here to you to get away...

WELL OF INNOCENCE

You promised me! You said it last week “This is the last time.” You promised me! But here you are again Creeping in the dark Knocking on my door While daddy...

They Say I Live In A Free Country

https://youtu.be/r7TPMs7ZfV0 Night of the Spoken Word (NSW) Season 5

The MADE IN NIGERIA Show Returns to Lagos this June 2018

Dear friend, MADE IN NIGERIA is a Poetry Show that’s been touring the country since October 2016. What we are doing is this. If a...