Abiodun Fakemi has a Master’s degree from the University of Lagos. For his two degrees, he read English Literature. He is a writer, a teacher and a sport director. He has passion for writing and especially poetry which he chose with much delight since his undergraduate days at the Lagos State University. He publishes his works on the internet like is personal blog and facebook page.
Abiodun is politically inclined as he participated in school politics and his experience culminates to inform his interest in political poetry, influenced much by Niyi Osundare’s poetic prowess and passion, which he uses to lampoon the ills in our societies. Are Poets’ Words Enough? was composed to express his angst and frustration about the political sphere in this nation, Nigeria.