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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

BRADFORD INSPIRATIONAL WOMENS AWARDS IN LESS THAN TEN DAYS TIME

Dear Family and Friends, We are pleased to inform you that our first event of the year will be in less than 10 DAYS TIME THE BRADFORD WOMENS INSPIRATIONAL AWARDS shall be taking place at THE CITY LIBRARY IN BRADFORD, … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, AKPOS OGAGBE – SUCCESSFUL NIGERIAN COMEDIAN

AkposUK is the most successful Nigerian comedian in the UK . He currently holds the record of the longest uninterrupted stand-up comedy done by a UK Nigerian comedian.   AkposUK is dynamic, funny, witty, engaging and spontaneous. He commands respect … Continue reading

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SADIO MANE, FROM GRASS TO GRACE – WRITTEN BY OSCAR BIMPONG

SADIO MANE, FROM GRASS TO GRACE To succeed is not about what you don’t have but about what you can do to achieve your goals against all odds. To get to the pinnacle of your success depends on you and … Continue reading

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MORAL MESSAGES FROM MR OSCAR BIMPONG IN 2020

Something rare happened to me today whilst driving. I drove from Thornton Heath high street to Coulsdon and that is over 8 miles journey. Along the journey, I could count around 15 traffic lights. The amazing and surprising story is … Continue reading

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NIGERIA GLOBAL DIASPORA SUMMIT 2020 TAKES PLACE IN JULY (ABUJA)

Dear Family and Friends , We are pleased to inform you that The Nigeria Global Diaspora Development Summit 2020 shall be taking place in Abuja, Nigeria  from Wednesday the 22nd of July to Saturday the 25th of July 2020. The … Continue reading

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BEYOND THE LAYERS OF MY COMFORT ZONE – BY TONY TOKUNBO ETEKA FERNANDEZ

BEYOND THE LAYERS OF MY COMFORT ZONE – BY TONY TOKUNBO  FERNANDEZ Beyond the layers of so many worlds, Are the endless lessons that make us who we are The Classroom of life is filled with so many journeys And … Continue reading

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POLLY VENTURES – YOUR NUMBER 1 SERVICE FOR FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS IN LAGOS NIGERIA

POLLY VENTURES – YOUR NUMBER 1 SERVICE FOR FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS IN LAGOS NIGERIA We provide floral arrangements for Weddings, Church decorations  Birthdays, Corporate initiatives , Social initiatives  and any special occasion FOR MORE INFO , CONTACT POLLY VENTURES ON fernandez_pauline2013@yahoo.com in Nigeria … Continue reading

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