Forgot your password?  

Anthills of the Savannah Chapter Summary & Analysis - Chapter 6 Summary

This Study Guide consists of approximately 72 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Anthills of the Savannah.
This section contains 396 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Anthills of the Savannah Study Guide

Chapter 6 Summary

This chapter is told through the point of view of Beatrice Okoh, Chris Oriko's girlfriend. She receives a phone call from the President, who invites her to dinner. She tells us that she used to visit him quite frequently, with Ikem and Chris; but since during the last year, she had kept a distance from him. She is irritated by his invitation, and Oriko's insistence that she take it. She arrives at the party; she is introduced to members of the American United Press. The President introduces her, and we learn that she is the Senior Assistant Secretary in the Ministry of Finance; she graduated from Queen Mary College.

Beatrice quarrels with a reporter. She regrets having been so unkind and admits to herself that she is feeling uncomfortable about the nature of the President's invitation, and remembers Oriko's advice to remain calm. She describes various government...

(read more from the Chapter 6 Summary)

This section contains 396 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Anthills of the Savannah Study Guide
Copyrights
Anthills of the Savannah from BookRags and Gale's For Students Series. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook