Born in Eku, Nigeria, Ebireri Henry Ovie had his basic education in Sapele, Aghalokpe and Eku.

The prolific writer also attended St Patrick’s College, Asaba, University of Port Harcourt, Nigerian Institute of Journalism, Ogba and University of Lagos.

A noted teacher in several Nigerian schools, journalist and political communication expert, Ebireri was political editor of NewAge, Group News Editor, National Mirror, News Editor, Business Hallmark and Deputy Editor, News Star.

The widely recognized and well-established media professional and consultant was a political aide to some top government functionaries in Nigeria.

He is a director on the board of MediaGate Management and Consulting Limited.