Gift Ekekezie was born in a city called Onitsha in Anambra State to eastern Nigerian parents. He is the fifth out of eight children of five male and three female. Grew up in Ogidi community, ( where he met his wife) a small town near the land of his birth. During his primary and secondary school stages, he was passionate in football, debate and quiz. As a full grown adult, he found love in writing non - fiction inspirational books, speaking and organizing success seminars. Presently he is a pastor, marriage counselor, writer, author and resides in southern part of Nigeria called Calabar with his pretty wife Esther.