Obi Cubana is Nigerian businessman, entertainer, entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He is the owner and chairman of the Cabana groups. His real name is Obinna Iyiegbu. Currently, he runs multiple businesses and he is known as one of the richest people in Nigeria. currently, he is working on Cubana Dubai and Cubana Real Estate.

NameObinna Iyiegbu
NicknameObi Cubana
Date of Birth12 April 1975
Age46 years old (as in July 2021)
Birth PlaceAnambra, Nigeria
HometownAnambra, Nigeria
FatherNot known
MotherLate Ezinne Iyiegbu
SiblingsNot known
Marital StatusMarried
WifeEbele Iyiegbu
Son(s)Alex, Ifeanyi, Ebube, and Kosisochukwu.
SchoolCentral Primary School, Dennis Memorial Grammar School.
CollegeUniversity of Nigeria
Educational QualificationGraduate (Political Science)

Early Life

He was born on 12 April 1975 in Anambra. He is 46 years old (as of 2021). His real name is Obinna Iyiegbu but he is popular from his name Obi Cubana. He is the smallest among his three siblings. He completed his primary education at “Central Primary School” and for secondary education, he went to Dennis Memorial Grammar School, where he obtained his West Africa Secondary School Certificate. In 1998 he completed his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Nigeria. 

After completing his education he founded a Club called Ibiza Club in Abuja as his first business in 2006. It was starting of his business and after it, he founded many other businesses.

In 2008, he married to Ebele Iyiegbu who is a Lawyer by profession. They have now four children. His wife has founded 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.


Ebele Iyiegbu is her wife and his four children are Alex, Ifeanyi, Ebube, and Kosisochukwu.


He is a businessman. In 2006, he founded a Club called Ibiza Club in Abuja, it was the first business he started. After successfully establishing his first business he started multiple businesses. In 2009, he started Cubana, a hospitality club that provides all-around entertainment and satisfaction.

currently, he is working on Cubana Dubai and Cubana Real Estate.

Cubana Group businesses and establishments –

1. Rolex Hotels – Lagos
2. Cubana Leisure Outfits
3. Pablo Cubana – Lagos
4. Crave Cubana – Abuja
5. Grand Cubana Hotels – Abuja
6. Opium Cubana – Owerri
7. Cubana Night Clubs – Lagos
8. Gustavo Cubana- Enugu

Car collection

He is one of the most popular businessmen of Nigeria and he is counting in the list of richest person of Nigeria. This isn’t possible that he doesn’t have a car collection. He has variety of popular car. His collection of cars are so amazing. He has following cars –

1. Mercedes Benz 4matic S450
2. Lexus LX
3. Range Rover
4. Rolls Royce Phantom


The popular entrepreneur and businessmen of Nigeria have won multiple awards in the entrepreneur and entertainment segments.

1. Young Entrepreneur of the year 2016.
2. Nigeria Film corporation Entertainment as Icon Award 2017.
3. Northern Nigeria Peace Summit/Award 2017 as Northern Nigeria Peace Builder of the year 2017.
4. Ghana-Nigeria Achievers Award 2017 as Inspiring Personality Award, 2017.
5. The RightVille School special leadership Award, May 2017.
6. Democracy Heroes Award 2018 as Democracy Entrepreneur of the year.

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