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Tegloma Internatonal Federation Convention

The just concluded Tegloma Federation international convention, held over the weekend in Chicago drew participants from all over the United States of America and Sierra Leone.

The convention activities started on Friday with a meeting of The Federation Board. Later at night the delegates from the various chapters were introduced by their chiefs and chapter developments over the course of the year were outlined. The introductions took most of the night and most delegates were grateful to finally retire after a day of travel and meetings.

The next day, Saturday, kicked of the Federation meeting. The meeting was officially launched by a representative of the Mayor of Chicago, after a hearty breakfast had been served by the Chicago hosts. The keynote speaker was Dr. Patrick Muana who focused on projects that Tegloma would undertake in Sierra Leone to increase the Associations impact in the country. As a young veteran educator, he emphasized educational ventures that would help address some…