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Tochukwu Callistus Ipere is a contemporary Nigerian Poet born in Enugu. Tochukwu is a native of Ideato North in Imo State, South East Nigeria. Tochukwu was educated at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka and the Chartered Institute of Administration, CIA where he qualified as an Associate, (ACIA) in Corporate Administration and Finance in 2011. He currently has four publications (all collections of poems)to his credit, The Creeping Fire Of Hope SGS,IMT Enugu ,1999, Dance Of The Golden Baby, Delta Enugu 2000, Get The Way and Dignity, Madonna University Press Enugu 2011 and Xlibris Publishing Corporation USA 2011. Tochukwu Ipere has won many awards as a poet these include: 1. The International Poet Of Merit Award 2001. 2. National Judge/Advocate of poems @ website http://www.poets.com 2005. 3. International Poetry Achievement Award 2007. 4. Editor's Choice Poetry Awards 2006,2007,2008. 5. International Who's Who Golden Poet Award 2007.6.International Poetic Ambassador to the International Society of Poets 2007. Tochukwu was an executive member of the Association of Nigerian Authors ANA Enugu State chapter from 1999 to 2003. He is active online and the founder of a Causes page called Support African Poetry. He has a Post Graduate Degree in Education PGDE with the National Teachers Institute NTI Kaduna. He has a masters degree in Educational Administration and Planning from the National Open University of Nigeria(NOUN). He has interest in music and is a song writer. Tochukwu has up to 800 poems to his credit. [edit] References Ipere, T.C(2011) Get The Way, Enugu: Madonna University Press Profile on Lulu.poetry Ipere, T.C(1999) The Creeping Fire Of Hope, Enugu: School of General Studies, Institute of Management and Technology Ipere, T.C(2000) Dance Of The Golden Baby, Enugu: Delta Publications

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Clear the mix of trust, betrayal and confidence
Fear the wits of con, envy and livid jealousy
Near the tones of friendship and comradeship
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Twenty seven years ago, love came down from heaven
And found the hearts of the youth in the land yearning
To beat the cold and sing carols to young Emmanuel
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Tales from the younger years have revealed
That the breadfruit tree has a long breath
That tips the oil bean tree to heal tone deafness
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With all due respects to the beautiful models
That sway our hopes with figures and excellent habits
With voices that sing and tell the gentle kindness
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Are you sure the bill was paid rightly?
Would you be able to show evidence of payment?
To the Landlord and community watch for caring
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It's now time to say thank you to Ijendu
For becoming the genie in far away lands
That carried castled back home on his back
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You have discovered a goldmine in this pocket
That is why you keep charging it without end
A cup of water to drink and a bottle of juice
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Remember the day when the spider manned phone was here
With wooden pillars and trees guiding the lines
With households waiting to be called and named to pick
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It is your day of grace and blessing, oh! Lord
To turn around the spirits locked in neglect and confusion
To rekindle the flames of hope and candid love
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Now the die is cast, Bill is summoned to see the King
And he has called Tiger and Roger into company
Because Michael and George will never cheat in the accounts
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