It is a story about two naïve youngsters that fell in love while in the university in Enugu,Nigeria. It depicts the bitter-sweet adventures of two young hearts in their quest for self-discovery in the twilight of Africa's economic boom. It is set in the late sixties.
Ikedinachi is an audacious young man that knows what he wants out of life. His life was less complicated till he eaves dropped on his colleague's conversation; something he had always wanted so dearly. Was he cognizant and fully prepared for the journey he embarked on?
Ifeoma, the love of his life seemed to be lucky to have the man of his dreams but for how long? She is quiet and cautious but might be risking it all on this leap of fate. What can separate them?
Will the conflicting love and respect for family and friends make or break them?
The novel tells a tale about how people lived back in the days in Nigeria. It portrays some of the numerous Nigerian cultures and how a newly arrived Londoner made ends meet. All age groups can read and enjoy it.