Riva is an operator, a man with charm and ambition in equal measure. Kinshasa is an inviting place. With petrol in short supply in DRC\'s capital, he and his sidekick pursue a plot to get hold of a secret cache - barrels of fuel they can sell for a huge profit. Of course they\'re not the only ones who want the stuff. Cesar is a ruthless, sharply dressed foreigner thriving in Kinshasa\'s lawless streets.A female military officer joins the fray. Even the church will betray its tenets for a piece of the action. But Riva\'s main nemesis is Azor, a crime boss in the classic style: big, decadent and brutal. He\'s not a man to mess with, but his girlfriend, Nora, may just be the most seductive woman in all of DRC. Riva catches sight of her dancing at a nightclub and it\'s not long before Nora matches the fuel cache as a coveted object of his lust.