Cyborg [Victor Stone]; Dr. Sarah Charles; unnamed Sudanese children; Guardians of the United Republic; Gyundafu (a Jinn); General Solomon Uma (warlord); Nailah (Sudanese doctor); Omar (Sudanese boy); D'Ugu (one of Uma's men); unnamed prisoner of Uma
While investigating strange meteors in Sudan, Victor and Sarah stop soldiers from attacking a group of boys. They recover a horn called Pembe Ya Rhin which allows the holder three wishes, but which causes unfortunate consequences to befall the wisher. Victor wishes to become fully human again and his wish is granted. Unfortunately they are attacked by General Uma and his men and Victor is helpless to stop them.