Kaine Agary grew up in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. She has lived in the United States of America. She now lives in Lagos, Nigeria, where she is the Editor of TAKAii magazine. Kaine Agary holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology and Economics from Mount Holyoke College, USA and a Masters in Public Administration with a specialization in Public Policy from New York University’s Wagner School of Public Service in the United States of America. She Won the NLNG prize for literature in 2008.