ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK- LINDANI MOYO- MASUKU

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Born in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe in the ’80s to a family of 3 . Lindani is the first and only daughter with two male siblings after her.. She is  a mother to two handsome boys that keep me her inspired and motivated to pursue her dreams. she runs a business called  LADILIEVENTS and specialises  in planning and organising events, decorations and catering .
Lindani moved to the United Kingdom in 1999 and has a diploma in counselling.  She plans to do a BA/hons in the future.
 
On the 18th April 2013,  She founded her own organisation called –  Black African Women Rock , the vision behind BAWR is  to motivate and inspire women to pursue their dreams. .
She believes that women  need to come together, grow and inspire each other in social harmony..
 
Lindani  was raised up in a Christian family, taught to work hard and appreciate everything about life, She was raised to love, share and be kind and speak well to others. Her granny also  raised her to stand up for herself and not allow people to take advantage.
 
.She was also  raised to express her emotions – especially as women play more of a following and submissive role in her culture,-  but with Black African Women Rock , Lindani says NO to that and is passionately and mentally determined to ‘ embrace, nurture and stand out to what you believe in and What a Woman stands for . She believes it is important to look after your family and look after your dreams too~ as we all have rights to our dreams , we all deserve to be heard and appreciated . Black African Women Rock will be hosting the first anniversary event on the 3rd May at the Antoinette hotel in Kingston at 7pm, and will always be hosting the first awards on the 6th December ’14 venue will be updated.
 
How to contact Lindani
twitter- @bawruk
contact – 07447457970
 
 
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About Tony Tokunbo Eteka Fernandez

Tony Tokunbo Eteka Fernandez is an International Award Winner, Published Author & Poet, Broadcast Journalist, MC and Youth Empowerment Consultant . He is also The CEO of AFRICA4U and The Founder of Africans in The Diaspora People also see him as a Cultural and Social entrepreneur, which means he is skilled in working with many different communities, bringing people together in successful focused events. Tony has organised many cultural events …involving both BME and mainstream communities. He is skilled in hosting events that reinforce community cohesion and bringing different kinds of people together. He has organised events in The UK, The U.S.A, Holland, Germany, Romania, Malta and Nigeria and has visited over 22 European Countries. Tony has also organised The Black History Month Celebrations at The UK House of Parliament for over five years in a row He continues to promote the true life and success stories of Africans in Europe and Africans around the world and has organised several small scale literary and awards initiatives aimed at empowering young people. He has also spent time as an International broadcaster and was The Producer and Presenter for AFRICA4U International Radio Talk Show at Reading4u Radio Station for nearly three years. Tony has interviewed high profile Members of Parliament, Distinguished celebrities and some of Africas best musicians including Ivonne Chaka Chaka and Kanda Bongoman. He has also been a guest on BBC Radio on numerous occasions to discuss the community cohesion events he organises at UK House of Parliament and also to recite some of his published work in memory of Nelson Mandela, 50 Years Anniversary of The race relations act and major community issues. Tony has also a Guest on popular Radio stations in Nigeria and The States In the last few years he has been very passionate about Youth empowerment, community cohesion and cultural intelligence. Tony was born in South London and has lived in several parts of England and Nigeria . He started writing at the tender age of nine, a habit he expressed with creative enthusiasm. Tony writes Poetry, short stories and proverbs on personal development. He is currently working on his 4th book which will also be his first novel. He is also into Public Speaking at Special events and Social functions and is a Mentor for young people in the UK Community. He completed a Bachelor of Arts degree at The University of Lagos, Nigeria in English and World Literature. He later went on to attain a teaching qualification at The Frances King International Training Institute, South Kensington London, it was here he studied Teaching English as a Foreign Language. He also studied Web Design at The City University in London. He published his first book in June 1999 called “The Beauty in the Dark” (A Collection of Poetry which received critical acclamation in many circles around the world). .Tony’s aim in life is to inspire the young generation and to encourage the youth to make the very best of their dreams and aspirations,. He published a 2nd book in June 2009 called ” The Sound of Running Water” – A Family gift book of proverbs and quotations on Personal Development and Positive Thinking . In December 2009, he published his 3rd book called “One Moment of Peace”.- A collection of Poetry inspired by personal experiences and spiritual growth. Besides the fact that the Artist has won International online awards, he is mostly inspired by Life experience, love, music and cultural awareness. He was Resident Poet at the 5th London Poetry Festival in 2009 and has been a guest on BBC Radio on very many occassions including The famous Anne Diamond Show. He has also been a guest on a few SKY TV stations and several International Radio Stations around The World
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