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About Obinna Obilo


Obinna Chimaobim Obilo is a professional, writer, and poet, hailing from New Jersey and currently residing in Jersey City.


He is the first child of two Nigerian immigrants and was born in Montreal, where his family resided before moving to the United States.


He is the author of Memories of the Future (2020) as well as Within This Welded Spirit (2004).

Obinna is an alumnus of the University of Pennsylvania, having received both his undergraduate degree and his MBA from The Wharton School.

To contact Obinna for bookings and other requests, please email:

To connect with Obinna on Instagram, please follow: @hashtagigwe

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