Tony Tokunbo Eteka Fernandez an International multi-award Winning Publisher Author & Poet named among the distinguished personalities to receive Icon recognition at this year’s C. Hub Magazine Creativity Awards (CA Awards).
Mr Fernandez who is also a Broadcast Journalist, MC and Youth Empowerment Consultant, is 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, Eastern Europe , Nigeria and Malta. Tony has visited over 19 European Countries.
Tony has also organised The Black History Month Celebrations at The UK House of Parliament for five years in a row (2013,2014 ,2015, 2016 and 2017 ).
The annual events he has organised at the UK House of Parliament over the last several years have attracted the attendance and the admiration from Members of Parliament of Labour, Conservative and Scottish National party, as well as Councillors, Community leaders and Role models from at least 21 Countries. Tony has a flair for bringing people together from different cultural backgrounds to celebrate their stories and connect collectively
In February 2017, Tony also made history once again, by organizing The first ever awards for African Migrants in The History of Malta in conjunction with The African Media Association, Malta. The event was well attended, not only by Role models from African communities, but also Role models from Malta, Spain, Serbia, Norway, Holland, the UK and other nationalities
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 and aspiring Role models
Today he also manages a social media online network group of over 5.000 Members and has worked with various community groups from Nigeria, Cameroon, Kenya, Zimbabwe and many other countries
Tony has also been a Keynote Speaker for several International initiatives and network summits, some of which include The International Symposium for Cultural diplomacy in The Commonwealth organised by The Universal Peace Federation (Part of the United Nations) in conjunction with The Institute for Cultural Diplomacy, Berlin, Germany
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.
C. Hub Magazine 3rd annual Creativity Awards 2017 will be held on 25th November at the Doubletree by Hilton Westminster, London.