Monthly Archives: April 2023

ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK , IWALAIYE IBRAHIM – 19 YEAR OLD AFRICA4U AWARD WINNER 2023

Our Role Model for the week is 19 Year old Iwalaiye Ibrahim from Kogi State, Nigeria. Ibrahim was also one of Winners of THE AFRICA4U AWARDS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH EVENT which we organised in Ikorodu, Lagos, Nigeria , This month

INFORMATION ABOUT HIM CAN BE FOUND BELOW

ABOUT IWALAIYE IBRAHIM

My name is Iwalaiye Ibrahim am nineteen years old I want to talk about cricket first of all I like the atmosphere during training and matches11 everyone is always happy, my coach is kind, caring, nice, loving, sharing, and friendly, we learn new skills every day, under bowling, batting, fielding. And we also get to know more about other new organization for example Brighter future, Neem foundation, clean foundation

INTRODUCING ONILUDE OLUWATOSIN – AFRICA4U AWARD WINNER FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH 2023

A BIG THANK YOU TO BRIGHTER FUTURES UK inspired by INGRAM JONES FOR SPONSORING OUR AFRICA4U AWARDS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH WHICH TOOK PLACE AT IPAKADO SENIOR GRAMMER SCHOOL, IKORODU, LAGOS, NIGERIA ON THURSDAY 20TH OF APRIL 2O23.

ONE OF THE AFRICA4U AWARD WINNERS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH 2023 WAS ONILUDE OLUWATOSIN

INFORMATION ABOUT HIM CAN BE FOUND BELOW

My name is Onilude Oluwatosin. I am a 17 year old Nigerian based in Ikorodu. I schooled at Majidun senior grammar school. I am very passionate about playing cricket and I make the very most of opportunities. I am very grateful to my coach – Mr Ingram Jones

#ikorodu #lagosnigeria #nigerianyouth

INTRODUCING OWOLABI OLUWATUMININU- ¬†AFRICA4U AWARD WINNER FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH 2023

A BIG THANK YOU TO BRIGHTER FUTURES UK inspired by INGRAM JONES FOR SPONSORING OUR AFRICA4U AWARDS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH WHICH TOOK PLACE AT IPAKADO SENIOR GRAMMER SCHOOL, IKORODU, LAGOS, NIGERIA ON THURSDAY 20TH OF APRIL 2O23.

ONE OF THE AFRICA4U AWARD WINNERS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH 2023 WAS OWOLABI OLUWATUMININU

INFORMATION ABOUT HIM CAN BE FOUND BELOW

I am Owolabi Oluwatumininu, a student of Mighty Pillar Scholar Intl. School, born on the 12th of September 2008, I’m also a saxophonist and keyboarist, I started playing saxophone since the age of seven(7). I use my leisure time to build my music knowledge, read my books, and i just added workingonmycricket skill to what i do. My abition is to be a world class and best Computer Scientist and an Ethical Hacker. I love learning new things that was what lead me to learning the game of cricket from the best coach (Ingram Jones), and I want to thank him for the opportunity he gave to me to learn this game and my parents for being in support of me learning this game. I also believe that in every revolution there’s always a man with a vision.

#ikorodu #lagosnigeria #nigerianyouth

INTRODUCING OLORUNNIYI KEHINDE- AFRICA4U AWARD WINNER FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH 2023

A BIG THANK YOU TO BRIGHTER FUTURES UK inspired by INGRAM JONES FOR SPONSORING OUR AFRICA4U AWARDS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH WHICH TOOK PLACE AT IPAKADO SENIOR GRAMMER SCHOOL, IKORODU, LAGOS, NIGERIA ON THURSDAY 20TH OF APRIL 2O23.

ONE OF THE AFRICA4U AWARD WINNERS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH 2023 WAS OLORUNNIYI KEHINDE

INFORMATION ABOUT KEHINDE CAN BE FOUND BELOW

My name is Olorunniyi Kehinde . I am 15years old. I am dark in complexion. The name of my school is Ipakodo Junior Grammar School. I am this kind of person that doesn’t joke with opportunities. I am very smart, strong, funny, jovial and always willing to learn new things. I was never involve in any sport before joining cricket cos am nervous. Cricket has really brought me out of my shell, unfolding some skills I never thought I could. A cricketer must be focus, determine and calculative which is helping me to be one. I will be forever grateful to my teacher and Coach Ingram Jones for this wonderful opportunity.

INTRODUCING IWALAIYE IBRAHIM – AN AFRICA4U AWARD WINNER FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH 2023.

A BIG THANK YOU TO BRIGHTER FUTURES UK inspired by INGRAM JONES FOR SPONSORING OUR AFRICA4U AWARDS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH WHICH TOOK PLACE AT IPAKADO SENIOR GRAMMER SCHOOL, IKORODU, LAGOS, NIGERIA ON THURSDAY 20TH OF APRIL 2O23.

ONE OF THE AFRICA4U AWARD WINNERS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH 2023 WAS IWALAIYE IBRAHIM. INFORMATION ABOUT IBRAHIM CAN BE FOUND BELOW

ABOUT IWALAIYE IBRAHIM

My name is Iwalaiye Ibrahim am nineteen years old I want to talk about cricket first of all I like the atmosphere during training and matches11 everyone is always happy, my coach is kind, caring, nice, loving, sharing, and friendly, we learn new skills every day, under bowling, batting, fielding. And we also get to know more about other new organization for example Brighter future, Neem foundation, clean foundation

OUR INTERVIEW WITH SABAH ACHHIDE ON THE UPCOMING LEEDS INTERNATIONAL AFRICAN FESTIVAL – WATCH THIS SPACE

Dear All,

Watch this space for our interview with the amazing Sabah Achhide on THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW.

Sabah Achhide is a member of the Award and Dinner Sub-Committee for The Leeds International African Festival (LIAF 2023).

This amazing role model is also the winner of The Jo Cox Award for her consistent work as a community leader. She is also a Director of MEMEC . MEMEC is a charity which supports destitute, asylum seekers, refugees and migrants from different backgrounds and religions.

Sabah will be a guest on the show to talk about The Leeds International African Festival (LIAF 2023) with reference to the planning involved, how to get tickets and more details about the festival.

Also watch this space for more interviews with Committee members of The Leeds International African Festival (LIAF 2023)

The Show can be viewed on Our Channel at http://www.youtube.com/user/etekatoks

The Leeds International African Festival (LIAF 2023)

The Leeds International African Festival (LIAF 2023) is part of a wider LEEDS 2023 campaign and involves an explosion of dance, artwork, poetry, and film along with a celebration of Enterprise. The grand finale is the Awards and Dinner Night Event holding at Egan Suites, Saville Drive, Leeds. LS7 3EJ.

The Leeds International African Arts Festival debuts at LEEDS 2023 with a series of spectacular events, led by Creative Producer Ndidi Nkwopara. African communities from the city and beyond will come together in a celebration of their rich heritage, culture and the creativity that runs through it, with work from emerging artists and innovators.

Join us in the final night of celebrating a full week’s event.

#leeds2023 #liaaf2023 #africanfestival #communities #leeds #westyorkshire #bradford

OUR AFRICA4U AWARDS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH SPONSORED BY BRIGHTER FUTURES UK IN IKORODU, LAGOS

THE AFRICA4U AWARDS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH SPONSORED BY BRIGHTER FUTURES UK IN IKORODU, LAGOS

A BIG THANK YOU TO BRIGHTER FUTURES UK Ingram Jones FOR SPONSORING OUR AFRICA4U AWARDS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH WHICH TOOK PLACE AT IPAKADO SENIOR GRAMMER SCHOOL, IKORODU, LAGOS, NIGERIA ON THURSDAY 20TH OF APRIL 2O23.

CONGRATULATIONS ONCE AGAIN TO THE AFRICA4U AWARD WINNERS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTH 2023.

THE NAMES OF THE WINNERS CAN BE FOUND BELOW

AKUMEFUNE EBUBE

GLORIA IRIBHOGBE

OWOLABI TUMININU

OLURUNNIYI KEHINDE

ADEGBOLA BOLAJI

IWALEYE IBRAHIM

FIAFEDE ISAAC

OBAFEMI SAMUEL

IRIHBOGBE MERCY

OGUNYEMI OMOLERE

A BIG THANK YOU TO SPECIAL GUESTS MR Owolabi Omotayo AND MR ADEKUNLE FOR THEIR AMAZING PRESENCE AND SUPPORT

WATCH THIS SPACE FOR THE INTERVIEWS ONTHE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW AND OUR INTERNATIONAL BLOG POSTS

THE SOUL OF ANY COMMUNITY LIVES WITHIN THE HEART OF ITS PEOPLE .

#ikorodu #brighterfutures #lagos #nigerianyouth #nigerianachievers #cricket #ikoroducricket #ukbrighterfutures

AMAZING NIGERIAN ARTIST PRODUCER, OLUWATOBI ONYEANWUSI SELECTED TO ATTEND PRESTIGIOUS JBL MUSIC ACADEMY IN AMSTERDAM

Oluwatobi Onyeanwusi aka Extremebeatz, a talented Nigerian Artist producer, has been selected to attend the prestigious JBL Music Academy in Amsterdam, a globally recognized platform in collaboration with world-renowned Dj Martin Garrix and Stmpd Rcrds that empowers and nurtures music producers, sound engineers, DJs, and musicians.  Oluwatobi’s selection to the JBL Music Academy is a remarkable achievement for Nigerian music producers, and it is a testament to the country’s growing music industry.

Oluwatobi has been producing music for over five years and has collaborated with some of Nigeria’s biggest artists, including Asake, Cdq, Falz, and M.i Abaga. His music production style blends African rhythms with contemporary sounds, resulting in an exceptional listening experience. Oluwatobi’s selection to the JBL Music Academy is a validation of his talent, and it marks a significant milestone in his career.

The JBL Music Academy in collaboration with world-renowned Dj Martin Garrix is renowned for providing music producers with access to state-of-the-art equipment, expert mentorship, and valuable networking opportunities. The program offers an intensive curriculum that covers music production techniques, studio management, and business acumen, all of which are critical skills for music producers to succeed in the industry.

Oluwatobi’s selection to the JBL Music Academy is a massive boost to Nigeria’s music industry, which has experienced significant growth in recent years. Nigerian music has become increasingly popular globally, and the country’s music producers have played a pivotal role in its success. With Oluwatobi’s talent and the knowledge he will gain from the JBL Music Academy, he is poised to take Nigerian music to new heights.

In an interview, Oluwatobi expressed his excitement about being selected for the JBL Music Academy. “This is a dream come true for me,” he said. “I am grateful for this opportunity to represent afrobeats on a global platform, and I am determined to make the most of it. I hope to learn new techniques and skills that will help me take my music production to the next level.” 

In conclusion, Oluwatobi’s selection to the JBL Music Academy is a remarkable achievement for Nigerian music producers. It is a testament to the growing recognition of Nigerian music globally and the exceptional talent of Nigerian music producers. We congratulate Oluwatobi on this accomplishment and wish him all the best as he embarks on this exciting journey.¬†

#amsterdam #blackachievers #nigerianartist #afrobeat #afropop #nigerianproduce #africanheritage