Meet the Author

Oby Aligwekwe is the award winning author of Nfudu, Hazel House, and The Place Beyond Her Dreams. She is also an accomplished Chartered Accountant, Auditor, and Risk Manager with a track record in the management, execution, and delivery of services to clients spanning a variety of industries and sectors across domestic and international markets.

Oby holds a bachelors degree in Accountancy from the University of Nigeria, and a Masters degree in Economics from the University of Saskatchewan. She has a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designation and has worked for some of the world’s top professional services firms including the big 4's.

Other Interests


When Oby is not working on her day job or whipping up stories, she enjoys traveling to exotic locations and bringing pieces of her travel with her. Oby enjoys playing tennis and badminton and devotes time to helping the less privileged, mainly through her charity Éclat Beginnings.

Eclat Beginnings

Éclat Beginnings is a Canadian charity that serves children and families struggling with poverty. Its main mandate is the provision of educational assistance to children and small business assistance to women in rural communities.

Eclat has been operating since 2008. It is continually seeking to expand its reach.

Welcome to Oby's Bookstore

Discover the full range of books and short stories written by Oby Aligwekwe