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

VOTE NIMS OBUNGE FOR MAYOR OF LONDON.

My name is Nims Obunge, and I believe that London is a city we can all be proud to call our home and we should work together to preserve and protect all that represents London as we step up to … Continue reading

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DR MILTON OBAMBA ON THE TONY TOKUNBO FDERNANDEZ SHOW- WATCH THIS SPACE

WATCH THIS SPACE FOR INTERVIEW WITH DR Milton Obamba NEXT MONTH AS WE TALK BUSINESS . DR OBAMBA HOLDS A PHD IN EDUCATIONAL POLICY AND DEVELOPMENT FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS, THIS IS A SHOW YOU CANNOT AFFORD TO MISS … Continue reading

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HUMBLED BY THE RECOGNITION BY “THE AFRICAN WOMEN OF EUROPE”

I am humbled to by the honour of ONE OF THE MOST OUTSTANDING MEN DURING BY PANDEMIC BY THE AFRICAN OF WOMEN IN EUROPE. Although this is my 22nd Award Recognition , it simply feels like the first. The Soul … Continue reading

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NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN FOR THE BEST OF EDO AWARDS

The count down to the 4th edition of the Best of Edo Award is here and you can nominate persons, organizations, businesses, arts and culture icon, media personalities, sports men and women, educationist etc for special recognition award open from … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, OKPO EYO – ACTOR AND FASHION STYLIST FROM CALABAR, NIGERIA

Okpo Eyo professionally known as ‘David Eyo’(23) comes from Creek Town , Odukpani Local Government Area, Cross River State, Nigeria and has a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Media Studies from The University of Calabar, Calabar . He is … Continue reading

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AFRICAN WOMEN IN EUROPE PRESENTS “MOST OUTSTANDING WOMEN AND MEN DURING THE PANDEMIC “

The list is out of the 50 Most outstanding women during the Pandemic We are so glad that we are again this year acknowledging women and men who have achieved a lot this dear despite the covid 19 situations. This … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, YVONNE YEW- CEO AND FOUNDER OF READING CARIBBEAN EXPRESS

My bio and journey on RCE NEWS I love new challenges and I am passionate about turning my ideas into reality.  Reading Caribbean Express-News (RCE NEWS) is one of those ideas.   RCE NEWS is the umbrella busines. ​RCE NEWS is … Continue reading

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FREE SIA AND CSCS TRAINING – LONDON, BRADFORD, MANCHESTER, BIRMINGHAM, SHEFFIELD, LEEDS

Thank you to the #DragonFootballAcademy for helping a vision to come to reality…. Free SIA (security) & CSCS (construction) training for 19-24 year olds (not in education or employment) #London #Birmingham #Sheffield #Nottingham #Preston #Manchester #Bradford

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TRAINEE YOUTH AND TRAINEE POLICY ADVISORS (LONDON AND MANCHESTER ONLY )

Looking for trainee Youth Workers & trainee Youth Policy Advisors. 16-24 (London & Manchester only) not in education or employment (non university graduate) if interested please email admin@thesalamproject.org.uk

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, DR MILTON OBAMBA, ACADEMIC FELLOW IN INTERNATIONAL EDUCATIONAL POLICY – UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS

Dr. Milton O. Obamba: Profile Dr. Milton Obamba is currently Academic Fellow in international education policy and management at the University of Leeds, United Kingdom. Prior to joining Leeds University in 2017, Dr. Obamba was Senior Lecturer at the Centre … Continue reading

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