*"Ewah wah" in this song will translate as an "unreliable" person, someone to be wary of. So "Ewah wah James" is "unreliable James". If it were only "Ewah!", it will be a sound of encouragement or an expression of enjoyment as in "Yippee!!"
**Gima = Give me my



Many thanks to Nyango M. Nambangi singing this song for us!

Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Nyango M. Nambangi of the Minnesota African Women's Association for contributing this song and for explaining its meaning.

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