Recently there has been leakage of highly sensitive information that threatens to damage relations between two nations.
Nyutu – code-named Stinging Bee – is assigned the task of tracking down the culprit and silencing the source. He has to travel to Mombasa to do this. Howe. er, at the airport, there is a mix-up and he boards a wrong plane – destined for
Khartoum. On board he is mistaken for a terrorist. He has to play it safe to stay alive.
“Very slowly move to the next seat and keep standing,” orders the stranger on the left-hand side of Nyutu. Another thickset
gentleman moves past Nyutu to occupy the empty seat to the right. Nyutu is sandwiched. “Cooperate. The gentleman on your right will search you for arms. Keep standing.” Nyutu has to cooperate. His training tells him it would be foolish to disobey. “I have no arms.”
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