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No Longer At Ease

Chinua Achebe

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From where is Obi Okonkwo originally?

What religion is Obi's family?

What did Obi obtain a scholarship to study?

To what did Obi change his course of study?

Where does Obi go to college?

For what offense is Obi being tried?

How do we know Obi was nostalgic for Nigeria while in England?

Where did Clara and Obi meet?

What is Clara's occupation?

What kind of work does Obi obtain once back in Nigeria?

Who is Mr. Green?

Why does Clara say she cannot marry Obi?

What does Obi's mother say she will do if Obi marries Clara?

What does Clara have to tell Obi when they break up for the last time?

What are the terms of the scholarship given to Obi?

How much extra time does Obi get to begin to pay back the scholarship loan?

How does Obi feel about bribery when he is first given his position?

When does Obi get caught taking bribes?

How is Obi's financial situation?

What does it mean to be an "Old African" to Obi?

Who is Mrs. Marie Tomlinson?

For whom does Mr. Green pay for schooling?

How old is Obi?

How does everything end with Clara?

Who was Miss Mark?

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