Hilda Oti is a Multi-talented artist, a writer, coach, entrepreneur, Singer & Painter. In 2016, she received the African Diaspora Living Legends Awards in recognition for her Diaspora Engagement International. She is author of the book "Born to Be Free" a deliverance book to set the captives free. She is a songwriter & Recording artist with two albums titled "The Cross" and 'His Word is Fire in My Bones' released recently. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Painting from the University of Benin, Nigeria and also a diploma in Mass Communication from Federal Polytechnic Auchi, Nigeria.
She was an Arts reporter and Cover designer for "The News Magazine" in Lagos, Nigeria before relocating to Paris-France in 2004, where she now lives permanently. She is the CEO of HOBDD Group, Director at Hilda Oti Media International, Founder & CEO of France African Diaspora Prestigious Awards. Founder/publisher of African Rays Magazine, the first bilingual social-cultural magazine in Paris. Also, the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Nigerians in Paris blog/ Nigerians In Diaspora blog created to promote brotherhood among Nigerians living in France and in the Diaspora. As a Painter, her works have been exhibited in many Art galleries in Paris and Nigeria.