My Gambia and Other Poems is a collection of poems that revolves around love, pain, loss and nature. The poet holds the sun and moon and carries the song of Gambia in his poems. He renders beautiful imagery and powerful diction to convey his interest on birds of light. Obinna’s powerful lines sing.
Obinna Chilekezi is a multi-skilled professional with background in library science, book publishing, finance and banking, marketing, and insurance. He was editor of Nigeria Insurance Digest published by the Nigerian Insurers Association and had won the African Insurance Association award with one of his published books on Marine Insurance. His poems have appeared in journals, newspapers and anthologies, among which are Twenty Nigerian Writers, For Ken For Nigeria, Rake, Best New African Poets. New Nigerian Voices, etc.