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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, OYINLOLA SALE – NIGERIAN TV PRESENTER, MEDIA COACH & MC

The Journey of Oyinlola Sale’s  Media Career started when she graduated from Eastern New Mexico University, USA with a magna cum laude degree in Communications in 2009. She started working with galaxy television as an entertainment reporter and presenter, this … Continue reading

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COMING SOON ON A VIRTUAL NETWORK – THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW

COMING SOON ON A VIRTUAL PLATFORM.THE TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ SHOW PROMOTING THE SUCCESS STORIES OF AFRICANS AND CARRIBEAN ACHIEVERS AROUND THE WORLD. WE ALSO PROMOTE INITIATIVES, EVENTS, CAMPAIGNS AND PRODUCTS FOR MORE INFO, CONTACT US NOW ON +447882809005

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, OLOLADE ADENIJI-ADELE OF NIGERIAN TELEVISION AUTHORITY LAGOS

Ololade Adeniji-Adele Television Presenter| Producer| Director| Public Speaker| HostNigerian Television Authority(NTA) ….. Africa’s Largest NetworkJoined in April, 2002Ololade hosts television programmes on the network service of NTA and on NTA2 Lagos. The programmes are: EXECUTIVE DISCOURSE: a 1hr Personality profile and documentary style … Continue reading

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OUR INTERFAITH COMMUNITY COHESION WEBINAR TAKES PLACE THIS SATURDAY – DO NOT MISS IT

THE STAGE IS SET FOR OUR 1ST EVENT FOR 2021 TAKING PLACE THIS SATURDAY THE 16TH OF JANUARY AT 8PM (UK TIME)AFRICA4U ASSOCIATION will be organizing THE INTERFAITH VIRTUAL AWARDS AND COMMUNITY COHESION WEBINAR on Saturday the 16th of January … Continue reading

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AMAZING OPPORTUNITIES PROVIDED BY LEAP BRADFORD – APPLY TODAY

The Leap is offering Radical Social Awards – £500 – £1500 funding and support for 16-25 year olds to run a creative project that addresses social change or makes a positive difference in communities. Deadline for applications: 28th January. We know that young people … Continue reading

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ITS 2021, ARE YOU DOING WHAT YOU ARE REALLY PASSIONATE ABOUT ? BY TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ

Dear Family and Friends,   This morning I started my day with daily thanksgiving,  a bottle of warm water & lemon and a thirty minute jog  exploring the raw Yorkshire marshlands and it’s endless beauty .  Our routine, our lifestyle and … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, OSARUONAMEDN IBIZUGBE OF ITV ABUJA, NIGERIA

Osaruonamen Ibizugbe is an inventive young communication expert, media and screen personality. A dynamic correspondent of ITV-Abuja, on the Nigerian Parliament (the Senate), and the anchor of YouthsCAN-on-ITV-Abuja.  With proven track-records on explicit reportage and discussions on policy effectiveness and … Continue reading

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OUR INTERFAITH VIRTUAL COMMUNITY COHESION WEBINAR TAKES PLACE ON SATURDAY THE 16TH OF JANUARY, 8PM VIA ZOOM

Dear Famly and Friends, THE STAGE IS SET FOR OUR 1ST EVENT FOR 2021 TAKING PLACE NEXT WEEK SATURDAY THE 16TH OF JANUARY AT 8PM (UK TIME) AFRICA4U ASSOCIATION will be organizing THE INTERFAITH VIRTUAL AWARDS AND COMMUNITY COHESION WEBINAR … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, VIVIAN OGUCHE OF SILVERBIRD TELEVISION, LAGOS, NIGERIA

My name is Vivian Oguche, a Christian from Kogi State, Nigeria and I work for Silverbird TV, Lagos. I studied Biochemistry in school but six months after my national youth service corp, NYSC (it’s mandatory in Nigeria, except if you … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, DIENABA LAMPTEY – FOUNDER OF ESSENTIALS BY ESME

I am Dienaba, the founder of Essentials by Esmé. Essentials by Esmé is an online retailer specialising in the supply of experience and gift boxes made up with products from small wellness and homeware businesses, responsible and environmentally engaged suppliers … Continue reading

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