"Surrounded by aides and advisers who are determined to keep him in check, the President is a man who still believes he can change the world for the better. Nothing will divert him from his latest cause, to lift the people of Africa out of a life of misery. Or so he thinks. As a personal favour to his daughter, the President gives her boyfriend, Mathieu, a post on his staff, not knowing that he is a young man with a ruthless ambition..."
"Secrets d'Etat, convictions sincères, foules exaltées, train de vie royal, journalistes inquisiteurs, disparitions suspectes : les coulisses du pouvoir ou la vie quotidienne d'un Président. Entre l'amour d'un père pour sa fille et les contradictions d'un chef d'Etat, que reste-il d'essentiel quand on a le pouvoir suprême ?"