Nick Adegwe-Oshomah

When Serpents Reign (Haiku on Bad Governance)

This poet, proudly Nigerian, a Development Sociologist by training and a Customs Officer by profession, bears the full name; Nicholas Oyarekhua Oshomah. He writes with the pen-name; Nick Adegwe-Oshomah. He is a 1980 graduate of Sociology from the University of Benin Nigeria and also holds a Masters…

When serpents rule***
The beginning of wisdom
Is fear of their bites,

***Haiku written in 1996
On misrule and tyranny
In African Countries.