COMMUNITY RADIO PRESENTER OF 2021 – TONY AIRHENBUWA BASED IN GERMANY

My names are Tony Airhenbuwa, from Edo state Nigeria and i have been living in Germany for 20yrs.  I am a journalist and a memeber of the Deutscher Journalisten-Verband in Germany  for the past five years.I used to be a Radio presenter and Program Director with  African Heritage Radio here in Hamburg Germany, before then,  i was with an online Radio station for three years called TopAfric Radio in Hamburg Germany, and my programe on air is called WHATS UP NAIJA. which i produce and present to inform, enlighten, educate and entertain  both Nigerians at home and those in diaspora.

We showcase  the rich traditional culture of Nigeria and Africa in general.In 2011 i was given a Merit Award as presented by Ambassador Okoye of Nigeria Embassy in Germany, In 2012 i got the best Radio presenter Award from TopAfric Radio in Germany., 2013 i was honoured with the best Radio presenter Award in Europe by Nigerian Europe award in Spain (NEU),27-04- 2014 my programe  WHATS UP NAIJA won the best programe on Radio Award in Rome Italy by NEU, i won the MBE AWARD in Manchester UK as the Best Promoter of Culture 2014. and  i won African Diaspora Merit Award in Holland (ADMA) in the category Best Radio/TV  presenter of the year 2014. 17-05-14i was honoured by Heritage magazine in Hamburg as one of the 100 most influentia Africans in Germany. April 2015 i was honoured with OUTSTANDING ACHIEVMENT Award by Africa 4 u in London uk. Fans and friends call me TONY AIR.My Happiest moment from my job was when German TV stations came to interview me as i broadcasted live to the world. and getting more invitations to interview me live in thier studio.A lot of artist, politicians and heros of out time have been interviewed in my program, these include . J. Martins, Duncan Mighty, Mc Loph, Wizboy, Papa Culvin from Jamaica, Minister of Nigeria Federal Capital Abuja Senator Bala Muhammed (CON), Memebers of Nigeria presedential delegate to Germany on developmental process Program led by  B. O.Akpanyung( Director International co-operation), Prof Nick Eze and Kenneth Gbandi of President Goodluck Jonathan campaign team 2015. Castro and Nana Boro from Ghana, Stone Bwoy from Ghana,Hildegard B. Kigozi( Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Representative in Nigeria)  Basket Mouth a comedian from Nigeria. Contestant of Miss Nigeria Holland were also my guest, Fuse Odg a musician from uk and many other diasporal artist that have gone through interview on my program. iam also a Compere and master of ceremony.  Tony AirhenbuwaMember: Deutscher Journalisten-
Tel: +49 (0)152 11760622

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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