Author Archives: Tony Tokunbo Eteka Fernandez

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, MR CHARLES KACHITSA FROM MALAWI (BASED IN MANCHESTER)

Charles Leyman Kachitsa is an entrepreneur, accomplished academician & consultant and community leader. In Business he is the director of his own companies Fades Agency Ltd and Leyman Publications Ltd. Is also co-director of several companies amongst them Moni Investments … Continue reading

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“THE RE-EDUCATION OF GINA OBI” BY MR JAMES EWA HENSHAW – A PLAY YOU CANNOT AFFORD TO MISS

Description Gina, feisty wannabe and Ita, a cynical, depleted lecturer lock horns in this biting satire on the state of education in Nigeria today.   Date And Time Thu, January 30, 2020 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM GMT

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CHRISTIAN POEMS(WHAT WOULD WE DO WITHOUT OUR SAVIOR ?) BY TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ

WHAT WOULD WE DO WITHOUT OUR SAVIOR ?   What would we do without our saviour? Our hearts have felt the pain from many roads, And even though we are faced with the stories from a new challenge, The Lord … Continue reading

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2 DAY TRAINING FOR YOUNG ASPIRING BROADCASTERS TAKING PLACE IN ENUGU (LIMITED SPACES) ENROLL TODAY

💥 Invitation to a 2-Day Training on Broadcast Opportunities and Potentials for Young Broadcasters: The West Africa Broadcast & Media Academy (WABMA®) sends its felicitations and invites you to join other young participants in the Training on Broadcast Opportunities and Potentials … Continue reading

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CHRISTIAN POEMS “BEFORE THE CRACK OF DAWN” BY TONY TOKUNBO FERNANDEZ

BEFORE THE CRACK OF DAWN Before the crack of dawn, I shall close my eyes and share my story, New thoughts slowly start to manifest, Embracing new energies into moments of faith,   I open my heart and breathe slowly, … Continue reading

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CHRISTIAN POEMS “ALL I CAN HEAR IS A BEAUTIFUL SONG”BY TONY FERNANDEZ

ALL I CAN HEAR IS A BEAUTIFUL SONG As the new dawn unfolds, The streets shall be filled with bitter stories, The storms shall manifest into the sadness of a silent war, As nations rise against nations, But all i … Continue reading

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CHRISTIAN POEMS “WE HAVE BEEN BLESSED” BY TONY TOKUNBO ETEKA FERNANDEZ

WE HAVE BEEN BLESSED   We have been blessed, To carry his word into the living streets, Sharing from the food of his many stories, Into the new world of many new worlds, Yet feeding new souls with love   … Continue reading

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