The Question and Answer section for No Longer at Ease is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Obi Okonkwo is an intelligent, young man, who is willing to take bribes in order to satisfy his goal of going abraod for an education. He is spoiled, naive, impetuous, and selfish, thinking only of himself.
Isaac, in the other hand, is...
I think we can sympathize with Clara. She is ultimately a sympathetic character, especially after her abortion. We want her to catch a break in life, away from men who treat her badly. She leaves Pbi and Lagos after her abortion.
Obi's acceptance of a bribe constitutes the main conflict of the story. Obi is prideful, ambivalent about his culture, naïve, and selfish. He is not self-reflective and finds it difficult to take control of his life.