Okonkwo supports his three wives and eight children

Okonkwo supports his three wives and eight children, each wives has their own hut, unlike his deceased father who always borrowing and losing money and he can’t sustain well his family needs and he died and left them a lot of unpaid debts.
Okonkwo accidentally killed Ezeudu’s sixteen-year-old son because of this Okonkwo and his family exiled from his village for seven years and take his family to his mother’s natal village, Mbanta. His uncle, Uchendu and the rest of the kinsmen receive them warmly and help them to build a new compound of huts and lend him yam seeds to start a farm