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Vibe of the City

OBNR AKA THE OBI OF THE CITY is an ace presenter, recording artiste and broadcast traffic professional. He is a detail-oriented professional with 9+ years of Broadcast experience and proven knowledge of promotions, events organization, public speaking, and cooperative advertising.

He is a certified Wordsmith from the faculty of WordSmith MQM schools of Delta and studied Psychology at Nnamdi Azikiwe university. He worked as a presenter, broadcast traffic professional and Newscaster at Dream 92.5FM from 2013 to 2020. From September 2021 to august 2022, he worked with Hot 99.5FM Owerri where he headed the programs department. He is an amazing vocalist with a high vocal range (almost sounds feminine). He is a recording artiste with several songs released from 2012 till date; amongst which are ‘Ifeoma’, ‘Kwenu’ etc. in the artiste name ‘OBNR’. He has a strong affinity for karaoke and music. He was one of the two pioneers of the Enugu meets Diaspora event organized in 2020 with DJ Kaywise and other celebrities in attendance. He originated the Xpress Yourself Entertainment initiative that discovers and promotes local music talents. He was the lead organizer of the Enugu Valentine red Ball of 2021. He owns the radio program ‘Vibe of the city. Season one aired on Dream 92.5 FM, season two aired on Hot 99.5FM Owerri. Subsequent seasons are said to air simultaneously on Rapid 96.5FM Umuahia and a few other radio stations within the country.
He was born originally as Reginald Obinna Aniekee In Warri on the 29th of July. He is from Enugu state and the 4th born and only male child of his parent, having four sisters. He was previously known on radio as the Original Reginald, the Obi of Owerri and currently, The Obi of the city.
He loves to swim, cook his food, and watch sci-fi movies. He’s single and fancies ladies who walk the way they talk (smiles).

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