By Kwei Quartey
Introducing Detective Inspector Darko Dawson: devoted relations guy, insurgent within the place of work, ace within the field'and the most beautiful sleuths to return alongside in years. once we first meet Dawson, he's been ordered through his cantankerous boss to go away at the back of his loving spouse and younger son in Ghana's capital urban to steer a homicide research: In a shady grove open air the small city of Ketanu, a tender woman'a promising scientific student'has been came across useless lower than suspicious situations. Dawson is fluent in Ketanu's indigenous language, so he's the suitable guy for the task, however the neighborhood police are below extremely joyful with an outsider's interference. For Dawson, this sleepy nook of Ghana is rife with emotional land mines: an estranged courting with the relatives he left at the back of twenty-five years past and the painful reminiscence of his personal mother's inexplicable disappearance. Armed with amazing perception and a hearty dose of skepticism, Dawson quickly unearths his cosmopolitan sensibilities clashing with age-old customs, together with a stressful perform during which teenage women are provided to fetish clergymen as trokosi, or other halves of the Gods. Delving deeper into the student's haunting loss of life, Dawson will discover long-buried secrets and techniques that, to his shock, hit a lot too as regards to domestic.