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, PETER ODU – PROJECT MANAGER FOR CATER & MERGER

Recognised as a budding global leader from Nigeria, Peter Odu works as a Project Manager for Cater &Merger, a consulting firm based in the United Kingdom. He is a past President of the Law Students Association of Nigeria, University of … Continue reading

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TANZANITE – AN EVENT FOR TANZANIANS AROUND THE WORLD, CONTACT JACKLINE WAZIRI

TANZANITE IS BACK AGAIN ONFRIDAY20TH OF NOVEMBER 2020🇬🇧18:00 GMT🇹🇿21:00 EATVIA ZOOMZoom ID: 889 7426 5892 Code: 888463 Tanzanite is here to showcase and promote art and talent from Tanzania.We welcome you all back again to another great Evening full of … Continue reading

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HUMBLED TO ORGANIZE OUR BLACK HISTORY MONTH VIRTUAL ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

The Soul of any community lives in the heart of the people, it is the golden mantle that defines the purpose of Life OUR BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATIONS AT THE UK HOUSE OF PARLIAMENT VIRTUAL ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS TOOK PLACE on … Continue reading

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ROLE MODEL OF THE WEEK, DAVID ADEOLA – IT SPECIALIST & UI/UX DESIGNER BASED IN KENYA

Name: David Adeola Education: Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Informatics and Computer science at Strathmore University, Kenya. Background: Firstborn to a family of Christian Nigerian missionaries serving in Kenya. Accomplishments:Currently working on a tech startup to digitize the public transportation sector … Continue reading

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OUR BLACK HISTORY VIRTUAL ANNIVERSARY EVENT THIS SATURDAY AT 6PM, ZOOM ID 83190312726

We are pleased to inform you that OUR BLACK HISTORY MONTH AT THE UK HOUSE OF PARLIAMENT VIRTUAL ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS will be taking place this Saturday the 31st of October at 6pm UK time. (VIA ZOOM) ID IS 83190312726 The … Continue reading

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TANZANITE- AN AMAZING VIRTUAL INITIATIVE FOR TANZANIANS AROUND THE WORLD

TANZANITE- AN AMAZING VIRTUAL INITIATIVE FOR TANZANIANS AROUND THE WORLD , FOR MORE INFO CONTACT Jackline Waziri

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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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