Showing posts from October, 2009

Tegloma Minnesota Chapter Inauguration

On Saturday October 10th 2009, The executive of Tegloma Minnesota with Mr. Hassan Kamara as president, was officially inaugurated in a well attended ceremony by Chief Alfred Moi Jamiru, Chairman of Tegloma International Federation. Also in attendance were the Tegloma Federation Board chairman Alhaji Allie Mustapha, Ex Federation chairman Mr. Sam Saidu, and many federation executives and chapter chiefs together with delegates from other Tegloma chapters.

The elaborate ceremony was presided over by the Mistress of Ceremony Mrs. Francess Turay, President of Tegloma Chicago chapter. Though it had snowed on Saturday morning and it was very cold that night, the Sierra Leonean community in Minnesota turned out in full to attend the inauguration and chapter fundraiser.

There was an impressive cultural performance by Tegloma youths and a spirited performance by the Tegloma Goboi and Sowei, cultural masquerades from Sierra Leone. Hardworking chapter members received awards for their service to Te…

Some Tegloma Minnesota Inaugration Pictures