Noma is finding raising her three children challenging. Her in-laws unexpectedly appear, and take her children from her. She is distraught. Exhausted by grieving, she decides to go and find a job in the city. Her cousin helps her to get there, and provides her with accomodation. Her cousin tells a lie that gives Noma a husband that she does not have. The cousin then leaves, and Noma is left with a man who she knows nothing about, and who has no obligation to house her. The man that she lives with decides to help her to try and get her children back. When her family summons her, the man she lives with brings his friend to talk to her family for her. The friend was identified by Noma's cousin as Noma's husband. Noma gets into trouble for having a husband that her family knows nothing about. He steps in to help her when she has to move out of the home that her cousin left her in.