Author Archives: Tony Tokunbo Eteka Fernandez

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

ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, DR YVONNE BATTLE-FELTON – NOVELIST, LECTURER AND CREATIVE PRODUCER

ABOUT DR YVONNE BATTLE-FELTON Dr Yvonne Battle-Felton, author of Remembered, is a novelist, academic, host, and creative producer. Remembered (Dialogue Books 2019, Blackstone Publishing 2020), was longlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction (2019) and shortlisted for the Jhalak Prize … Continue reading

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THE AMAZING SUPER EAGLES OF NIGERIA QUALIFY FOR THE NEXT ROUND OF THE AFRICAN CUP OF NATIONS

The Super Eagles of Nigeria collected all available nine points in Group D when they Guinea Bissau on Wednesday to qualify for the last 16 of the African cup of Nations , currently held in Cameroon. The Super Eagles were … Continue reading

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HOW MUCH DO YOU KNOW ABOUT GODBLESS AND THE EBONI BAND ?

Godbless and the Eboni Band is an Indigenous Entertainment outfit formed in 1998 to take music entertainment in Nigeria to a higher level.The desire to achieve this is very much so especially due to the Caliber of talented and experienced … Continue reading

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ROGER OKEWOLE WILL BE A GUEST ON INVICTA RADIO STATION, KADUNA AS PART OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Mr Roger Okewole will be a guest on Invicta Radio Station, 98.9FM, Kaduna, Nigeria on the 15th of February 2022 as part of BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATIONS. The show will be hosted by the amazing Ras Rah and Lt Jon. … Continue reading

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I WILL BE A GUEST ON INVICTA RADIO KADUNA 98.9FM IN FEBRUARY AS PART OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH

I will be a guest on Invicta Radio Station, 98.9FM, Kaduna, Nigeria on the 22nd of February 2022 as part of BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATIONS. The show will be hosted by the amazing Ras Rah and Lt Jon. Watch this … Continue reading

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5 GOOD REASONS TO VISIT CARLISLE IN CUMBRIA

Over the years , I have had the opportunity to visit over 40 of the 51 official cities in England. I am always overwhelmed by the depth and beauty of each city as well as the lists of things to … Continue reading

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COMING SOON ON THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW , DR YVONNE BATTLE-FELTON -LECTURER AND AUTHOR

DR YVONNE BATTLE-FELTON HAS A PHD IN CREATIVE WRITING FROM LANCASTER UNIVERSITY IN CREATIVE WRITING. THIS AMAZING BLACK AMERICAN AUTHOR WILL BE A GUEST ON THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW- WATCH THIS SPACE ABOUT DR YVONNE BATTLE-FELTON Dr Yvonne Battle-Felton, … Continue reading

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WORDS FROM THE SILVER AWARD WINNER OF THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ POETRY COMPETITION 2022

One small step for this #writer with an #Engineering degree 🥳🥳 I’m pleased to share this here. I won the Silver Award for the Tony Tokunbo Eteka Fernandez International Online Poetry Competition 2022. When I entered the contest, I didn’t expect to win. But I did … Continue reading

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AN INSPIRATIONAL EVENT FOR THE YOUTH – DO NOT MISS IT

LET THERE BE INSPIRATIONAL YOUTHS Mwana & YOUTHS 2022 SAT 29 – 2022 3PM UK TIME Not to be missed UK Time 3PM TZ Time 6PM NYC Time 10AMLocation – ZOOM – Online Meeting ID: 851 8809 3079Passcode: 760717 ABOUT … Continue reading

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1 DAY FREE CERTIFICATE TRAINING ON MEDIA LITERACY TAKING PLACE IN AKWA IBOM

 1 DAY FREE CERTIFICATE TRAINING ON MEDIA LITERACY* West Africa Broadcast & Media Academy (WABMA) and Enugu Literary Society (ELS) invite you to a :*1-day free certificate training on Fact Checking & Countering Misinformation*#ProjectFactCheckNigeriaThis training is scheduled to hold on Saturday, 15th … Continue reading

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