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4 Reasons Why I Think Obi Cubana Deserves The Man Of The Year Award

Nigerian businessman and philanthropist, Mr Obinna Iyiegbu, popularly known as Obi Cubana, has been voted the 2021 Man of the Year by Nigerians both at home and in the Diaspora.

(Photo Credit: Obi Cubana via Facebook page)

Out of hundreds of reputable people in the country, Obi Cubana came first and received the award for Man of the year.

What could possibly make Obi Cubana receive the title of Man of the year? How has he impacted in the people and nation at large? Well, here are 4 reasons why I think Obi Cubana deserves the man of the year award.

1. Obi Cubana promoted the Igbo Culture.

Despite the predicaments happening all over the eastern region, Obi Cubana was able to stand with his culture by promoting the Igbos nationwide.

During his late mother's burial, Obi Cubana celebrated her in a massive way, embracing the Igbo culture and people. The burial which drew the attention of people in various country has helped in putting the Igbo culture on the map.

(Photo Credit: Obi Cubana via Facebook page)

2. Youths Empowerment

Obi Cubana helped hundreds of youths this year, and he is still helping. Many youths from his village in Oba can testify that Obi Cubana has, in one way or the other, impacted positively to their lives. Not just that, some youths from other regions of the country have been empowered under Obi Cubana.

3. Obi Cubana Promoted Interethnic Relationship

As a businessman, you need to build up a good relationship with your clients irrespective of their ethnical background and Obi Cubana did just that. He was able to build a good relationship with the 3 major ethnic groups in Nigeria, and that has paved the way for each ethnic group to trust the other.

For instance, the Cubana hotel and suites located in Lagos, Owerri, Abuja, and other states in the country has helped promote interethnic relationship.

People from different tribes can comfortably feel safe and respected while interacting with others from different tribes.

(Photo Credit: Obi Cubana via Facebook page)

4. Obi Cubana motivated the youths proving that there are other means of making money legally in the country.

A lot of youths today are eager to make quick money and in the process they do illegal things for money like cybercrime, drugs, theft etc. Obi Cubana has however shown the youths that there is a reward for being hardworking, God-fearing and consistent.

These are just a few reasons why I think Obi Cubana deserves the man of the year award. What are your thoughts about this? Kindly share below.

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