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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

TANZANITE- AN AMAZING VIRTUAL INITIATIVE FOR TANZANIANS AROUND THE WORLD

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“THE LEKKI TOLL GATE MASSACRE” WRITTEN BY TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ

We shall never forget, The trauma of a haunting night, stained with green blood, young voices overshadowed by the ambush of old secrets We shall never forget the march with golden voices, And the flag that painted the energy of … Continue reading

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“THE LEKKI MASSACRE” WRITTEN BY OKEME JEROME

THE LEKKI MASSACRE Headline – LCC lost millions in a week. Peaceful angry youths built a fence of themselves Between the Mainland and the Island. The toll gate was their camp ground. And they stood their ground in unity With … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, SEGUN ONIBIYO OF SUPREME FM RADIO 96.1 KADUNA, NIGERIA

‘Mr Jeje’ is a trained media expert with vast 10 years high rated public sector training and experience in radio and television, new media production from conception to packaging.  I am a proficient voice over artiste, Script writer, OnAir Personality … Continue reading

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PEACEFUL PROTEST #ENDSARS MIDDLESBROUGH – SUNDAY 25TH OF OCTOBER AT 2PM

URGENT DATE CHANGE Good afternoon everyone, Considering last night incidents of TUESDAY 10.20.20, it is now evident that NIGERIAN urgently needs our support.In the light of the above, North East England…. Middlesbrough Peaceful Protest has now been moved to this … Continue reading

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A POEM IN SUPPORT TO ENDSARS -WRITTEN BY CLARA MEIERDIERKS BASED IN GERMANY

# Join this peaceful procession# # stand in God to end humanly Pains in Nigeria, # Say no to all SARS of Any Kind# In Afrika, and in the whole world# Together we are stronger, Wherein do we deserve to … Continue reading

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“WE WILL NOT FORGET” BY HON COLLIN NWEKE BASED IN BELGIUM

That Nigerian youths could be met with brut force by the armed forces and shot to death for a civil protest is unimaginable but true. The world will surely not forget this day. I cry for what Nigeria has become … Continue reading

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14 YEAR OLD LATOYA WILL BE ONE OF THE SPEAKERS AT OUR BLACK HISTORY EVENT

Latoya Likambi is a very creative, strong-minded, and a visionary young girl, with a vision bigger than the world she sees in front of her. She is grounded by her profound Christian foundation and family values; and believes that she … Continue reading

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HOW MUCH DO YOU KNOW ABOUT STARR RADIO UK – A MEDIA PARTNER OF OUR BLACK HISTORY VIRTUAL ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

Starr Radio UK, the radio station of choice is the UK’s No1 African Caribbean Station in the UK. Located at the heart of London.Starr Radio UK, the radio station of choice is the UK’s No1 & Africa and Caribbean Station … Continue reading

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HOW MUCH DO YOU KNOW ABOUT BAYLORIC WORLDWIDE TV? – A MEDIA PARTNER FOR OUR BLACK HISTORY EVENT

BaylorIC Worldwide Television & Media is an independent onlinetelevision media outlet part of the ECSM (Exodus Community & SportsMinistry) The main aim of the channel is to inform, educate and inspire theviewing public and produce news stories in their truest … Continue reading

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