Ojinika Obiekwe Biography | Wiki
Ojinika Obiekwe is an American Emmy-Award-winning anchor and reporter. She currently serves as an entertainment, Storyteller, and Lifestyle Correspondent for PIX11 News. Ojika went to the USA from Nigeria at the age of 16 for her college education. Just before her graduation, a casual meeting took her to New York’s channel WPIX as an intern in 2001.
Sixteen years later, she became an assignment editor, producer/ reporter. Currently, she is an entertainment anchor. So far, her achievement is a dream come true. In her career, Ojinika has interviewed many celebrities and politicians among other famous people in the USA. She has also met many people from all walks of life in her career. Some of the people that Ojinika came into contact with include George Clooney, Kevin Hart, Julia Roberts, Ben Stiller, Jim Carrey, Harrison Ford, Jennifer Aniston, Morgan Freeman, Denzel Washington, and Oprah Winfrey.
Ojinika Obiekwe Age
She was born in Enugu, Nigeria. Although a public figure, Ojinika has not shared her exact date of birth with the public.
Ojinika Obiekwe Height
She is a woman of above-average stature. Ojinika stands at a height of 5 ft 7 in ( Approx 1.7m).
Ojinika Obiekwe Family
She was born to her father and mother in Enugu, Nigeria. Ojinika grew up in Nigeria as the second born among five siblings until she went to the USA at the age of 16 years. However, Ojinika has maintained a very low key about her family ( Parents and Siblings).
Ojinika Obiekwe Boyfriend | Husband
She is a well-recognized entertainment anchor and her face is familiar to almost every entertainment addict. Despite all that, Ojinika has managed to keep all the information about her personal life open to those who are close to her only but not to the public.
Ojinika Obiekwe Pregnant
On April 24, 2018, Ojinika posted on her Facebook account a photo of her and two other colleagues ( a male and a female). The post had the caption! One of us is pregnant! One of us just has gas! And one of us is the baby daddy! Here’s a hint! It’s gas in my belly; not a baby, and definitely not a basketball! I just have major bloating issues. But a HUGE congrats to @kalaramatv and @anthony_dilo! Yaaassssssss!!!! I’m going to teach the baby how to say Okurrrrrrrr!! Love you two mucho and looking forward to eating whatever Kala’s craving with her. Side note: this is the best family photoshoot ever!
Ojinika Obiekwe Education
After her high school education in a certain local high school based in Nigeria, Ojinika went to the USA at the age of 16 for her college education. There, Ojinika joined Seton Hall University and studied Communication.
Ojinika Obiekwe PIX11
Right before her graduation, Ojinika got a chance to work as an intern at New York’s Very Own WPIX. Sixteen years later, she moved from being an assignment editor to being a producer/reporter and now entertainment anchor. Ojinika knew that she wanted to be a journalist since high school, but never dreamed further than being a print journalist.
She wanted to graduate and start writing for some paper, however, luckily fate took its course and Ojinika ended up where is now, and she honestly couldn’t think of anything she would rather be doing as a career. The best part of Ojinika’s job is the fact that she loves what she does and she is pretty good at it, but with this, Ojinika also realized that she can reach so many people and touch many lives, especially women, not just in Nigeria, but the entire continent of Africa and hopefully all over the world.
In front of the camera, her true energy shines through with feature stories that bring her viewers the latest and also the greatest products, places, and people out there. Ojinika knew being on camera would be her next move after she won a fellowship in 2007 presented by the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ).
She got a chance to report in Senegal, this became Ojinika’s first chance to be on-camera as a reporter. After that piece on her Senegal trip aired, Ojinika just knew that she was right where she was supposed to be, doing what she was meant to do and counting her blessings every day.
Ojinika’s colleagues at PIX11 include:
Ojinika Obiekwe Feet
On May 31, 2017, Ojinika posted on her Facebook account that she had shown her bad ankle/shoe-less foot to the one and only Talented Mr. Boris McGiver. Mr. Boris had stopped by to talk about the all-new season of @houseofcards on @Netflix, and @tonyroe6364 felt bad and gave Ojinika a hug. Then, he added a picture of @kalaramatv and @scottstanford1 because it was already on her phone.
Ojinika Obiekwe Body
On April 3, 2014, Ojinika had a tweet on her Twitter handle that said that she would walk naked if only she had a body like Gabby Reece. On that same day, Ojinika said that she would find out from Gabby when she stopped by @pix11 News at 845.YAY! Gabrielle Reece is an American professional volleyball player, sports announcer, fashion model, actress, and producer, She is well known for Air Bud: Spikes Back in 2003, Gattaca in 1997, as well as Riding Giants in 2004. Gabrielle was born on January 6, 1970, in La Jolla, California, and grew up in Saint Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. her full name is Gabrielle Allyse Reece.
Ojinika Obiekwe Lipstick
She wears Bawse Lady lipstick from The Lip Bar every day. It’s a New York Vegan and cruelty-free beauty brand, The Lip Bar, which kicked off its business out of the kitchen of its founder Melissa Butler in 2012. Her main goal was to redefine beauty and the cosmetic industry after she was frustrated by what was considered by the mainstream as “beautiful.”
Ojinika Obiekwe Salary
Her main source of income is her job as an entertainment, Storyteller, and Lifestyle Correspondent for PIX11 News. Ojinika earns an average salary of $66,475.
Ojinika Obiekwe Net Worth
She has accumulated a reasonable wealth since joining the media industry. Ojinika has an estimated net worth of $736,673.
Who Is Ojinika Obiekwe
Ojinika is an American Emmy-Award-winning anchor and reporter. She currently serves as an entertainment, Storyteller, and Lifestyle Correspondent for PIX11 News. Ojika went to the USA from Nigeria at the age of 16 for her college education.
How Tall Is Ojinika Obiekwe
She is a woman of above-average stature who stands at a height of 5 ft 7 in ( Approx 1.7m).