Toby Abiodun is a poet at night and in slams. He is regarded as one of the poets most proficient with the use of wordplay/pun in Nigeria.
He was 2nd runner up at the Abuja Literary Society Slam, was a finalist at War Of Words Poetry Slam, won the SOS Poetry Slam, won the Port Harcourt Literary Society Poetry Slam, was joint winner of the Robert Frost World Poetry Challenge. Amongst his long list of literary awards are the DEA AWARD FOR POETRY & SAM DEDE AWARD FOR SPOKEN WORD POETRY. He writes from Benin City.
The Revolution is a poem that questions and addresses issues bothering the political and social. It simply says that ‘The country will stand when we stand’