A cult series from Mali about a businessman and a teacher – wealth vs. influence - running for Mayor of Dafa.
An influential teacher and a rich businessman are the two opposing candidates in the run up to the election of the mayor of Dafa. Both are prepared to use every means necessary to win the election. While Makono relies on his good standing among the people of Dafa, Ladji Moudou, the well-off entrepreneur trusts that his money will help him fulfill his political ambitions. But an unexpected turn of event will throw both candidates off guard.

The Duel in Dafa is a Malian TV-series that is unfolding in the midst of a political battle. It begs the question whether winning is more important than playing a fair game.