Obert Murwira lived in Norwich in the 1970s. After completing his further education in the UK, he returned to Zimbabwe where he played various significant roles in the education system and its development.
In 2000, Obert returned to the United Kingdom with his wife and four children and first taught in Guildford, Surrey and then Thetford, Norfolk.
Having retired in August 2012, Obert is now enjoying life participating in various community activities. He is an active member of the Zimbabwean Community and The Bridge Plus.