Bilissi long hit the headlines in the city of Ségou, at the time of the great empires. No one knew his true origins. This half-man, half-beast monster demanded ever greater tribute from the villagers. Everywhere he went he sowed terror and desolation.
Bakari Dian, the rebellious son of Ségou, will he give in like the others to fear or will he have the courage to defeat this hungry and bloodthirsty monster to give back to his adopted city, its dignity and its prosperity? ?
This story plunges us into the heart of an Africa in the throes of change, in flagrant contradiction with its most important values.