Kojo is a taxi driver living and working in Ghana. Sleeping on his break he is awoken by a beautiful young traveling actress called Cynthia who is in Ghana for the day and needs someone to show her what Ghana has to offer. She hires Kojo to show her some tourist attractions. The day ends with a sexual encounter and a reluctant promise from Cynthia to invite Kojo to England. Arriving on Cynthia's doorstep 4 months later, Kojo is filled with ambitions of making money and fulfilling his dream of becoming a successful poet, he soon realizes that the grass might not be greener in England and, people are not what they seem.