Ruin

Dr. Evans Kidero Campaign poster, 1st Governor Nairobi City

Dr. Evans Kidero Campaign poster. 1st Governor Nairobi City

The Drummers’ Sticks

 These shiny slimy leeches

These smartly dressed chauffeur driven vermin

These drinkers of our sweat.

They are the drummers’ sticks

Who hit the drums to different tunes.

But we are the fools

Who fall for their tricks

Who dance to their tune

And welcome our ruin

 © Otiato Opali