Obari Gomba is a prolific writer known for his contributions across various genres. His latest play, Grit has been shortlisted for the prestigious Nigeria Prize for Literature, bringing recognition to his talent once more.

In this interview with theLagosreview, we delve into the mind of this university professor to understand the inspiration behind Grit, the impact of his global experiences on his writing, and the broader social and political themes that resonate throughout his work.