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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

ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, NGOZI OKWUOSA – FOUNDER OF RAINBOW STARS MEDIA – BASED IN FRANKFURT

Ngozi Okwuosa is an early childhood educator with over 20 years of experience. She has worked with different  kindergarten groups, including integrative groups for children with special needs, with an emphasis on second language acquisition and art. She’s also the … Continue reading

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AMAZING KENYAN WHO SOLVED LONDON TRANSFORMATION CRISIS PROMOTED

Kenyan scholar, Prof Washington Yotto Ochieng, the man who solved the London transport crisis, has been promoted to serve as a faculty head at United Kingdom’s Imperial College. Kenyan High Commissioner to UK Manoah Esipisu made the announcement on the evening of … Continue reading

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SHEENA HUSSAIN, PUBLISHED POET AND ACTIVIST FROM PAKISTAN ON THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW

Sheena Hussain will be a guest on THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW NEXT WEEK. Sheena is a very talented published poet, lawyer and advocate for humanity from Pakistan. She is based in West Yorkshire . Watch this space for a … Continue reading

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KENYA IN THE PARK 2021 TAKING PLACE IN PLACE PLAISTOW PARK, LONDON – DO NOT MISS IT

WE ARE ONPLEASE BRING YOUR DIARIES OUTVENUE: CHECKED Celebrating 7 years since inception AND still growing stronger, bigger and better._ *THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR WALKING THIS JOURNEY WITH US AND MAKING KENYA AND FRIENDS IN THE PARK A HUGE … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, GETRUDE MATSHE-KANICKI FROM ZIMBABWE (BASED IN NEW ZEALAND )

Getrude Matshe-Kanicki Getrude Matshe-Kanicki is an inspirational speaker who has been described as a vibrant bundle of African energy whose zest and passion for life inspires everyone she meets. She is passionate about helping people achieve their full potential and … Continue reading

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INTERNATIONAL FAITH WEBINAR ORGANISED BY BRADFORD FOR EVERYONE AND PARTNERS IN FRESNO, CALIFORNIA

Bradford For Everyone are working with partners in Fresno, California and Bradford, England to host an interfaith learning webinar. Following six months of collaboration between the Interfaith Alliance of Central California, Bradford For Everyone, Bradford Foundation Trust, Fresno State University, … Continue reading

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SAMSON ITODO, FOUNDER OF AFROBIZ GERMANY ON THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW NEXT WEEK

Mr Samson Onoja Itodo will be a guest on THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW NEXT WEEK. Mr Itodo is based in Berlin. He is the Founder of AFROBIZ GERMANY. He is also an Author, Poet and Playwright with a passion … Continue reading

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ADC DIASPORA NETWORK IN COLLABORATION WITH NATIONAL YOUTH COUNCIL OF NIGERIA (DELTA STATE) – AN EVENT YOU CANNOT AFFORD TO MISS

ADC Diaspora Network in collaboration with National Youth Council of Nigeria South-South & Nigerian Youths Corporate Social Responsibility Fund (NYCSRF) are on a Mission to Rescuing Nigerian Democracy with active Youths & Diaspora participation in politics and policy making. [23-24] … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, MR BASSEY ITAM ASUQUO – CHAIRMAN OF FESTIVAL POETRY CALABAR (FPC)

Personal Bio: Bassey Itam Asuquo is a Nigerian poet from Creek Town in Cross River State, Nigeria. He schooled at King’s College, Lagos; University of Ibadan; and University of Calabar respectively. A co-founder of Calabar Literary Society (CLS), Mr Asuquo … Continue reading

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PRESIDENT OF THE EFIK LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION – MR RICHARD DUKE, ON THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW NEXT WEEK

WATCH THIS SPACE FOR OUR EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW NEXT WEEK WITH MR RICHARD DUKE – THE PRESIDENT OF THE EFIK LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION ALSO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE EFIK LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION ON THE SHOW. MORE UPDATES TO FOLLOW – FEEL FREE … Continue reading

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