When Ike’s father dies, he is sent to live with his aunt in a community famous for its annual cultural festival. The peace of the community is shattered when a priceless cultural artifact is stolen from a shrine in the community’s sacred forest. The sacrilege not only throws the community into confusion, it threatens the much-awaited festival, which is only weeks away. Ike and his friend Ibe embark on an adventure to find the missing effigy, in order to save the festival that promises thousands of guests from within and outside the country. The outcome of their dangerous but patriotic mission will change their lives and that of the community in ways unimagined.