The War General is a satirical play that exposes a king who plunges his kingdom into a state of anarchy.
King Igida Asaba is a War General who seizes the throne of Iludo. He has a pact with Death and rules his people with iron hands. He eventually dies on Ojuoge, a beautiful woman whose husband King Asaba murders.
The story is laden with emotions and raises some critical questions about the inhumanity of man to man and the concept of vanity.