"As children we used to sing this song, which we actually learned from our parents. I don't know if children back in Cameroon still remember this one, but they probably do because I've discovered these songs keep growing along with the generations." -Nyango M. Nambangi


*Or "man"


In the recording below Nyango sings the song through once and then repeats the first verse to show how you would sing it as a call and response.


Thanks to Nyango M. Nambangi for singing this song for us!

Nyango M. Nambangi talks about the song and sings it in the recording below…


Thanks and Acknowledgements

Many thanks to Nyango M. Nambangi of the Minnesota African Women's Association for sharing this song with us and for singing it!