In this article, you would be learning all you need to know about Obi Cubana- The Nigerian mogul.
Ever since his mom’s grand burial in July 2021, Obi Cubana’s name has been like a song that many Nigerians can’t get off their lips and minds. The news about his wealth and success spread like wildfire and has gotten many really curious about who this businessman and entrepreneur really is, the massive increase in the number of his followers on Instagram is proof to back up that people are really curious.
This article takes you on an exciting journey of all you need to know about Obi Cubana- the Nigerian businessman and entertainer, so grab your popcorn and your soda, let’s ride!
All You Need To Know About Obi Cubana- The Nigerian Mogul and entertainer
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obi cubana’s early life
Obi Iyiegbu popularly known as Obi Cubana is a Nigerian businessman and entertainer, he is the chairman of the Cubana groups. Obi Cubana was born 12th of April 1975, the 47 year old entrepreneur hails from Oba, a community in Demili-South Local Government Area in Anambra state, Nigeria.
Obi is the fourth and last child of his parents. His early schooling was at Central Primary School where he obtained his First school Leaving Certificate and obtained his West Africa Secondary School Certificate at Dennis Memorial Grammar School. He then proceeded to the University of Nigeria Nsukka where he graduated with bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science.
obi cubana’s career
Obi Cubana’s career started in 2006 as an entrepreneur when he founded a nightclub called Ibiza club in Abuja. In 2009, he established a hospitality club that provides all round satisfaction called Cubana in Owerri, Imo state which as of today has spread across various states in Nigeria.
He is revealed in an interview that he is currently working on Cubana Real Estate and Cubana Dubai, it’s safe to say that this business mogul is really focused on achieving more for himself.
obi cubana’s new product
He recently just launched a herbal drink called Odogwu Bitters, it contains an Ancient Herbal Mix that also includes Honey and Ginger. The benefits of the herbal drink includes increment of libido, antioxidizing, energy boosting and prevention against flu and common cold. It’s other benefits includes boosting the immune system and may also help in the relief of stress and regulation of blood sugar level and promotion of weight loss.
The entrepreneur has been spotted in markets trying to get people to buy his product and raising awareness.
obi cubana’s family
In 2008, Obi Cubana got married to his beautiful wife, Ebele Iyiegbu, also known as Lusy Eby, a philanthropist and a lawyer by profession. He and his wife are blessed with four kids of which they’re all boys and she calls herself mother of boys. Obi Cubana is married to Ebele Iyiegbu who is the founder and owner of the KIEK foundation, a non-governmental organization established with the aim of improving the lives of the less privileged children in our society through quality education, healthcare, nutrition, and child’s rights governance. Aside from having a family of his own, Obi is known for being a cheerful and accommodating person who brings together a lot of people whom he could call family.
obi cubana’s net worth
Obi Cubana is currently one of the richest and the most influential personalities, entertainers, show promoters, and entrepreneurs in Nigeria, his net worth is estimated to be $96 million. This is based on his income, properties, and asset.
obi cubana’s hotels and clubs
Opium Cubana – Owerri
Cubana Night Clubs – Lagos
Gustavo Cubana- Enugu
Pablo Cubana – Lagos
Crave Cubana – Abuja
Grand Cubana Hotels – Abuja
Rolex Hotels – Lagos
Cubana Leisure Outfits
Asides Obi Cubana, Cubana Group is owned by 2 other men, they are:
1. Cubana Chief Priest (Paschal Okechukwu) and;
2. Cubana Prime Minister
They both manage his entertainment conglomerates around the country.
obi cubana’s awards
Obi Cubana has won several awards and recognition across the country, it is expanding its reach across Nigerian borders and also outside Nigeria. Some of the awards Obi Cubana have been won includes;
- Democracy Heroes Award 2018 as Democracy Entrepreneur of the year.
The RightVille School special leadership Award, May 2017
Ghana-Nigeria Achievers Award 2017 as Inspiring Personality Award, 2017
Northern Nigeria Peace Summit/Award 2017 as Northern Nigeria Peace Builder of the year 2017
Nigeria Film corporation Entertainment as Icon Award 2017
Young Entrepreneur of the year 2016
obi cubana net worth
Obi Cubana is currently one of the richest and most influential personalities, entertainers, show promoters, and entrepreneurs in Nigeria, his net worth is estimated to be $96 million. This is based on his income, properties, and asset. This networth does not account all there is about All You Need To Know About Obi Cubana- The Nigerian Mogul though and his luxury lifestyle, expensive cars and mansions would show that too.
obi cuban’s cars
- 2022 Mercedes Benz Maybach S580 guard 4matic bulletproof worth over 250 Million Naira.
- Two Lexus LX – These cars are said to be owned by he and his wife, this is the car they use for their family time out when going for a trip and it is a nice spacious SUV.
- Mercedes Benz 4matic S450 – This is his personal car, he has been seen around with the car most time as he says he likes the car because it’s simple.
- Rolls Royce Phantom
- Range Rover
obi cubana’s mom’s burial ceremony
The news of Obi Cubana’s mother spread like wildfire as the ‘lavish’ spending of Obi and his friends gained a lot of attraction and curiosity. Obi Cubana’s mother, Uche Iyiegbu, who died at the age of 75 in November 2020 and was buried on July 16, 2021. Obi claims it took him seven months to plan the burial. He said he decided it was time to bury her, his obvious intention was to organise the mother of all burials, such that even the living would envy the dead and wish to die.
The most interesting part of the ceremony was the ‘cow gifts’ where almost if not all guests came gifting cows amongst other things. Cubana’s friends, colleagues, business associates and celebrities alike all outdid themselves to put up a show. Cubana Chief Priest, alone donated 46 cows.
In a bid to immortalise his mother, Obi Cubana had celebrity custom luxury jeweler, Obisgallery craft a $100,000 Diamond necklace in the image of his mother and her casket reportedly cost N30m. It was disclosed that the businessman received 400 cows, 72 goats and 20 rams for his mother’s burial.