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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

FIX DELTA STATE IN 2019 BY VOTING FOR COMRADE SUNNY OFEHE (A GREAT ROLE MODEL)

Fix Delta. Come 2019 vote Comrade Sunny Ofehe a vibrant, talented and dynamic young Nigerian. It time for the youth to stand up on their feet to drive away the old cargoes politicians we need new a new age brainstorming fresh thinking … Continue reading

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WE ARE READY FOR THE 1ST EVER INTER-CULTURAL AFRICAN FESTIVAL TAKING PLACE IN BASEL, SWITZERLAND NEXT WEEK  – WILL YOU BE THERE ??

WE ARE READY FOR THE 1ST EVER INTER-CULTURAL AFRICAN FESTIVAL TAKING PLACE IN BASEL, SWITZERLAND NEXT WEEK  – WILL YOU BE THERE ?? CONGRATULATIONS ONCE AGAIN TO ALL THIS YEARS NOMINEES FOR THE AFRICA4U AWARDS FOR AFRICAN ACHIEVERS RESIDING IN BASEL … Continue reading

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CHAIRMAN OF NIDO EUROPE, HON KENNETH GBANDI WILL BE LIVE ON BEN TV ON THE 20TH OF JUNE

  About Kenneth Gbandi I hold a Master’s Degree in Peace Research and Conflict Mediation, with focus on dialogue based solutions in stress afflicted communities, conflict mitigation, integration and the rights of demographic minorities. I have served in Hamburg Senate’s … Continue reading

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CULTURAL COMPOUNDS PRESENTS “IS AFRICAN IDENTITY LOST IN TRADITION”  TAKING PLACE ON THE 7TH OF JULY 2018

CULTURAL COMPOUNDS PRESENTS “IS AFRICAN IDENTITY LOST IN TRADITION”  TAKING PLACE ON THE 7TH OF JULY 2018   “IS AFRICAN IDENTITY LOST IN TRADITION”    is an event you cannot afford to miss, taking place on the 7th of July 2018 … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, AYOOLA GOODNESS – POET, TEACHER AND COMMUNITY LEADER

Biography Goodness Olanrewaju Ayoola is a poet and teacher of English. His poetry has appeared in poetry journals and anthologies. Few of his poems have garnered awards and translated into Assemese. He is currently an International Director of  the World … Continue reading

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NIGERIA DIASPORA GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT CONFERENCE 2018- WATCH THIS SPACE

Nigeria Diaspora Global Development Conference 2018, London, the UK, was part of the successful outcome of the NIDOE orientation and Leadership Retreat in Hamburg, Germany, which took place from Friday 17th Feb. to 18th Feb. 2017. We are still grateful … Continue reading

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WE ARE READY FOR THE 1ST EVER INTER-CULTURAL AFRICAN FESTIVAL TAKING PLACE IN BASEL, SWITZERLAND IN THREE WEEKS

WE ARE READY FOR THE 1ST EVER INTER-CULTURAL AFRICAN FESTIVAL TAKING PLACE IN BASEL, SWITZERLAND THIS MONTH – WILL YOU BE THERE ?? CONGRATULATIONS ONCE AGAIN TO ALL THIS YEARS NOMINEES FOR THE AFRICA4U AWARDS FOR AFRICAN ACHIEVERS RESIDING IN BASEL … Continue reading

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