What is your name Groblersdal? by Jacques Mateya

Jacques Mateya | March 4th, 2016 | a poem a day challenge, poetry | No Comments


Cities have names!
Tshwane, Polokwane and Naspoti
Towns and streets are named and renamed
What is yours?

Africans are called with African names
What is your African name?
When will you be names? Like all Africans

Are you a Mark of subjugation?
Are you an ideology of Grobler?
Who confine you to his name!
Anglicized you to suit whims and fancies.

It’s a decade of change
Why you are not named and renamed

It is a season of changes
Get yourself African name!
Africans are named After African

Poet Bio

Dennilton born! Studied B.Com in University of Limpopo, The first born of Sedudi Lisa Mateya and the Walter Tladi Mateya. the dusty streets of Thabakhubedu have seen my uprising.

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