Orage sur le Tanganyika (B1) - Wilfried N'Sondé
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A storm rages above Lake Tanganyika. Josephine is preparing to bring a child into the world. Minerve, her husband, is very worried. He doesn't want to relive the same nightmare as last time when the baby died and Josephine was seriously injured during the birth. This time, Minerve will do everything to save her. But when you live far away from anything, when you are poor and armed forces prowl the streets, life is hanging by a thread...