Nigerian businessman, philanthropist, and socialite Obinna Iyiegbu who is more popularly known as Obi Cubana is the most spoken name on the lips of Nigerians over the last two days after news broke that he received over 300 cows from friends, colleagues and close associates as he celebrates the burial of his mother, Ezienne Uche.
He is popularly known for being the chairman, and owner of the popular Cubana groups. But there’s definitely more about this behemoth than just his clubs and we intend to shed more light on this yet another coded billionaire. READ ALSO: Obi Cubana’s Mum’s Burial: Over 200 Cows For One Party Is Overboard – Lady Kara
So let’s go 10 things you need to know about Obi Cubana;
- Obi Cubana’s real name is Obinna Iyiegbu 46-years-old born 12th April 1975
- He is from Oba, a community in Demili-South Local Government Area, Anambra State, Nigeria.
- He is a graduate of Political Science, from the University Of Nigeria Nsukka
- He is married to Mrs. Ebele Iyiegbu aka Lush Eby, they both have 4 kids together, all of which are boys, whose names are Alex, Ifeanyi, Ebube, and Kosisochukwu.
- He first went into the hospitality industry in 2006, starting with Ibiza Club in Abuja
- He launched the Cubana Group in 2009, he is the founder and CEO of Cubana Group, with businesses including; Hotels Nightclubs, restaurants and Real Estates (Casa Cubana)
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- Obi Cubana is acclaimed to be worth approximately $500m
- He is an influencer for the international luxury brand LVMH Group’s Moet Hennessy
- In philanthropy, he is the co-founder of the Kiek Foundation along with his wife Ebele Iyiegbu.
- He owns houses in Anambra, Lagos, Abuja, Enugu, and Imo State. Some of his luxury cars include a Rolls Royce Phantom, worth #176m.
READ ALSO: Obi Cubana Receives 246 Cows From His Friends For His Mother’s Funeral
A quick look through the list of Cubana brands in Nigeria and their Locations
- Puzzo By Cubana, Abuja
- Crave By Cubana, Abuja
- Hustle & Bustle, Abuja
- Caledonian Suites, Abuja
- Grand Cubana Hotels, Abuja
- Cubana Signature, Abuja
- Cubana Gustavo, Enugu
- Opium By Cubana, Owerri
- Pablo By Cubana, Lagos
- The Grind By Cubana, Lagos
- Montana By Cubana, Lagos
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