In Sunset At Dawn, Chukwuemeka narrates a compelling story of his experiences during the Nigerian civil war also referred to as the Biafran war. Sunset At Dawn is a story of love, a story of war. It is both satiric and historical. In Sunset At Dawn, the author tells, with humour, a human story set in the tragedy of the Biafran war. Fatima is fleeing the enemy planes with her young son, and through her unfolding drama, the reader sees what the war was really like through Biafran eyes.