The author is the fourth of seven children of Johnson Obiaruku Eda and Mrs. Hannah Eda with a degree in Journalism and Professional Writing from the Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ), Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix, Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree and Masters of Science (MSC) degree in Leadership from the Grand Canyon University, Arizona, Mr. Eda is an established writer. He has a successful journalism career in Nigeria which started with radio followed by a freelance spree with tabloids. He's also a pioneering member of Nation's Press Syndicate in Nigeria. The author's works include writing for the Los Angeles Sentinel, Safari Link and New Age Magazine. He has published eight books since 1998 before embarking on "And the Diamonds Were taken".