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A Moment Of Truth For Kenya And Africa..By P E Adotey Addo
by Peter E Adotey Addo

Saturday, January 19, 2008
Rated "G" by the Author.
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The violence that rocked the world
Reached horrific levels resulting everywhere
With loss of children, women, and men for days
Burned in a church as they were seeking sanctuary
And sanctuary was denied
In flames by mobs infuriated by votes.
The innocent victims faced their rage
Seeking help from locked doors and homes ending
As charred bodies and trash in the once silent streets
No water from kinfolks and no food from neighbors
With nothing gained to be sure.
Only we can save ourselves from this rage

Dedicated to those who lost their lives in the post Election Riots, Jan .2008

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Reviewed by Amira van Kerk 4/5/2008
A very sad write.
Thanks for reminding us of the good lives we have.
Amira
Reviewed by Mitzi Jackson 1/22/2008
I saw Primevil the other day the effects are so close to us sad sad event, very sad wonderful tribute with our family in heart and mind
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