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ÉKÓ

ÉKÓ

Some live in mansions and castles

The greater number lives in huts and under bridges
While some are in paradise of Victoria Island

Many are struggling for a spot to lay their heads

In the ghettos of Ajegunle and Ikorodu

Any yet, all are in Lagos, and life goes on

Ékó ô ni báje ô – OJOMBO
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Posted by on February 9, 2016 in Photojournals

 

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THE QUEEN OF THE YARD

THE QUEEN OF THE YARD

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She walks like a cat, her soles never touching the ground
Her steps are swift and unconcealed
Beautiful in her prime, food for the eyes
she’s always everyone’s choice
the queen of the yard.

       Beya a young lady. A beautiful young lady with the poise of a queen. No wonder the yard boys gave her the title “queen of the yard”. She was always alone, cold like ice cream in a cone. She never smiled not even for a while. Everyone wondered why. Beya never said a line.
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Posted by on February 2, 2016 in Photojournals

 

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