Obi Iyiegbu popularly known as Obi Cubana is a Nigerian businessman and entrepreneur. He hails from Oba in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Obi Cubana is one of the names that come to mind when you talk of the richest entertainment business moguls in Nigeria. He is a serial entrepreneur and he is extremely rich.
Obi Cubana is one of the Igbo men in Nigeria whose wealth can be said to be unbelievable. Don’t guess much about his source of wealth. Obi Cubana runs several businesses, owns a set of the most expensive hotels in Nigeria, he owns houses (assets) all over Nigeria
The popular Nigerian Businessman, Obi Cubana was born on 12th April 1975 in Anambra State. He hails from Oba in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State.
Obi Cubana attended Central Primary School where he obtained his First School Leaving Certificate. He obtained his West Africa Secondary School Certificate at Dennis Memorial Grammar School (DMGS)
Obi Cubana obtained a degree in political science from the University of Nigeria Nsukka in 1998.
Obi Cubana career started in 2006 as he founded a Club called Ibiza Club. With the great success recorded in the establishment of Ibiza Club, he proceeded to establish Cubana group in 2009, a hospitality club that provides all-around entertainment satisfaction.
His Cubana business which started in Owerri now has branches in Abuja and Lagos. His inspiration to start up Cubana business was that entertainment to him is a means to escape all the stress of the world.
Obi Cubana in an interview revealed he is considering the possibility of venturing into real estate and Cubana group.
Cubana was first established in Owerri, the Imo state capital. Today, Cubana has spread across various states in the country including Lagos, Abuja and Enugu.
Cubana businesses and establishments include:
Rolex Hotels – Lagos
Cubana Leisure Outfits
Pablo Cubana – Lagos
Crave Cubana – Abuja
Grand Cubana Hotels – Abuja
Opium Cubana – Owerri
Cubana Night Clubs – Lagos
Gustavo Cubana- Enugu
Cubana Marital Life
Obi Cubana is happily married to Ebele Iyiegbu, a Lawyer by profession. Their marriage was held in 2008 and they are blessed with four sons. His wife, Ebele Iyiegbu, is the founder and owner of the KIEK foundation, a non-governmental organization.
Obi Cubana Philanthropist Life
Obi Cubana has garnered attention for his benevolent deeds, as his family owns the KIEK Foundation that provides the less privileged kids with healthcare, education and adequate food supply.
In the past years, Obi has pulled many children of the street, providing them with a sound education that sets them on the way to get the best of life
Obi Cubana is not being selfish and stingy, he is generous, he has helped most of his friends.
Obi Cubana Mother’s Burial
In December 2020, Obi Cubana lost his mother, whose name is Odoziaku Akaeze to the cold hand of death. The burial which is scheduled to take place on July 16, 2021, attracted a whole lot of donations from friends, well-wishers, celebrities, Nollywood actors and actresses as well as his long time right-hand man, Cubana Chief Priest.
Obi Cubana is estimated to be worth about $50 million.