This is installment ten, celebrating Dr. Jerry Agada’s labor of love, Five Hundred Nigerian Poets. This Aboki Publishers volume, shipping from 43 New Bridge (Otukpo) Road in Makurdi, Benue State, sings with diversity. It remains a rich tapestry of creative vision.

Born in 1983, poet and student of English at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Ayegba Stephen Emmanuel hails from Ankpa Local Government Area of Kogi State.


Written by . . . . . . . Ayegba Stephen Emmanuel

Archival Research by . . . . . . . Bryan Wilhite