In this funny spy story, Debare Balogun, a crooked Nigerian businessman, is approached by a mysterious agent in a nightclub in the baddest area in Lagos, the last thing he expects is to be blackmailed by the good guys. British Intelligence Agency, MI6 has been watching over his shady business deals for years, and have more than enough evidence to implicate him and put him away forever.
But the Brits have an offer for the Nigerian: to win his freedom and clear his name; infiltrate the Russian government as an asylum seeker and gather intelligence on a discovery of a Cullinan diamond, which would make it only the tenth in the world.
It's not long before the Nigerian is tangled up in the secrets of a sophisticated Russian Mafia network leading back to the Parliament, faulty British intelligence and a Russian woman who seeks to seduce Debare into her own criminal network.
With no option except to proceed forward, The Nigerian can only hope to deliver on his promise in one of the year's most hilarious spy novels or live out the remainder of his days at Nigeria's notorious prison, Kirikiri which is Africa's worst jail ever.