By Tafi Mhaka

Black Devil is the dingy old fishing boat

Black Devil is the shifty shopkeeper

Black devil sells souls for a rich life

Black Devil is selling a Somali for a pound of fish

Black Devil sold some Oromo men for a fix of cocaine

Black Devil took my Somali sister to the filthy deck

White Devil rammed my Eritrean sister to the deck

Black Devil ripped her cheap floral dress

White Devil shattered her dignity and fragile soul

Black devil had his day in the heart of Somaliland

White Devil had his day in the heart of Somaliland

White Devil left his whitened seed in the valley of her shame

Black Devil left his blackened seed in the bosom of her purity

Black Devil laughed at her painful discomfort

White Devil had his day in Somaliland again

Then White Devil laughed at her anguish

I see you hustling in the street Black Devil

I see you hiding in the alley White Devil

I see you sitting in your 19th floor office Black devil

I see you wearing Ermenegildo Zegna Bespoke black Devil

I see you in the lobby sipping Dom Pérignon White devil

I see you looking suave in Desmond Merrion Supreme Bespoke

I see you fixing the price of black beans White Devil

I see you fixing the price of white sugar Black Devil

I see you fixing the price of brown rice White Devil

I see you fixing the price of menstrual pads you Black Devil

I see you fixing the price of sour milk White Devil

Black Devil is the tribal chief

Black Devil is the chief who speaks in tongues

Black devil is the thief of a chief who speaks in tongues

Black Devil sells black gold to White Devil

Black Devil killed my black Papa for Apple

Black Devil killed my black Mama for Samsung

Black Devil killed my black brother for Microsoft

Black Devil killed my black sister for Siemens

Black Devil killed the black children for Nike

Black Devil killed the land for Starbucks

Black Devil killed the water for Coca-Cola

Black devil killed the cattle for Caltex

Black Devil killed the goats for Volkswagen

Black Devil killed the rhino for Tom Ford

Black Devil killed the zebra for Gucci

Black Devil killed Uncle Moses for KFC

Black Devil killed the village for BMW

Black Devil killed the city for Walmart

Black Devil I see you shuffling behind the banana tree

White devil I see you mumbling in the darkness

Black devil is the big landlord in Addis Ababa

Black Devil I see you killing your tenants for a dollar

Black Devil I see you lying on CNN for three dollars

White Devil I see you conniving with black Devil

White Devil shut his filthy jungle in Calais

Yes this no land for Somalis you White Devil

Squalor is no home for Syrians White Devil

This is no place for Eritreans White Devil

This is no camp for Africans you Black Devil

Black Devil I see you in the White House

White Devil I see you in Washington

Black Devil I see you in New York

Black Devil I see you in Chicago

Black Devil is the pimp in the Ferrari in London

Black Devil is the pimp pimpin’ mothers for five dollars in Bristol for ecstasy

Black Devil is the devil pushing white snow for five hundred dollars a hit in Harlem

Black Devil is the devil trafficking drugs in the Sahel region

Black Devil is the pimp of a devil selling drugs to kids in the Cape Flats and at Sea Point

Black Devil is the holy man selling life in Church for a small fortune in Mutare and Bulawayo

Black Devil is the devil sleeping with his daughter in Harlem

Black Devil is the devil soiling his three sons in Luanda

The Black Devil is Pastor Mark Burns

Black Devil is the LAPD

White Devil is the NYPD

Black Devil I see you in Berlin

White Devil is the National Front

Black Devil is the Progress Party

White Devil is Sinn Fein

Black Devil is the American Tea Party

White is the Party for Freedom

Black Devil is the National Democratic Party

White Devil is the United Independence Kingdom Party

Black Devil is the Danish People’s Party

White Devil is the Golden Dawn

Black Devil I see you

White Devil I see you

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