EBERE is a poor woman who cares for her son CHIMA who is adamant and hostile. One day, Ebere goes to the market but never returns. He is then forced to continue the sale of fruits like his mother. He meets OZI and falls in love with her. He shares his plan of travelling to a foreign land but discovers she is with child. Despite Ozi’s pleas, he still travels to a foreign land and after several failed attempts of securing a job, he returns home but only to find Ozi married. He collapses and neighbours rushes to revive him.