News & Events


Fote Administration unveils COVID-19 response relief package for SOBA America

Posted: May 16, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed our world as we know it. SOBANS across the US and Canada, like the rest of our global community, are facing unprecedented challenges as the world seeks to contain the spread of the Novel Coronavirus COVID-19. The Fote administration’s approach to handling the crisis has been guided by two main […]


SOBA America mourns its fallen member – SOBAN Michael Samson

Posted: April 30, 2020

Our SOBA America family was once again stricken by the cold hands of death on April 1st, 2020. SOBAN number 2069, Michael Samson, was called to the Lord after a protracted illness unrelated to the current COVID-19 pandemic. SOBAN Samson was a member of the 1970 class. He was a registered member of SOBA America […]


2020 National Convention canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic

Posted: April 30, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to worsen in the US and Canada, SOBA America needed to take steps to ensure the safety of SOBANS and their families. After getting feedback from SOBANS, and listening to recommendations from health and government officials, it was clear that holding our convention in May was not feasible. Consequently, our […]


SOBA America mourns our fallen member – SOBAN Eric Nganje

Posted: February 7, 2020

Our SOBA America family was once more stricken by the cold hands of death in the early hours of January 1st, 2020. SOBAN  number  2864 – Eric Nganje – was called to the Lord. He was admitted into SJC Sasse in 1978. He was a registered member of SOBA America and  a member of SOBA […]


Carolinas Chapter helps feed the hungry by volunteering at Food Bank

Posted: November 1, 2019

As a non-profit organization (Sasse Alumni Association), it is important that we do charitable activities in the USA and Canada. Our administration is challenging every chapter to do at least one charitable event annually. The First Lady is also working on an initiative for SOBA America to do a charitable event at our annual national […]



2019 Mini-Convention: Arizona chapter is rolling out the red carpet

Posted: October 8, 2019

All roads from our SOBA America Nation shall be heading to Phoenix, Arizona from November 15th to 17th, 2019 for the 2019 SOBA America mini-convention. The Arizona chapter, led by President Sona Bokossah, is going all out to deliver a truly memorable event – western style. The team has been working hard behind the scenes […]


2019 SOBA America National Convention – DMV Chapter prepares for epic rendez-vous

Posted: March 11, 2019

The 2019 SOBA America National convention shall be hosted by the largest chapter in the union; SOBA DMV (Washington Metropolitan area), United States of America from May 24th to 26th, 2019. SOBA DMV welcomes you to the Capital City – the land of the United States Capitol Hill. The land of the Jefferson and Lincoln […]


2018 Mini-convention: Montreal is ready to welcome SOBANS

Posted: October 18, 2018

The 2018 SOBA America Mini-convention shall be in Montreal, Quebec, Canada from November 16th to 18th, 2018. SOBA Montreal is once again poised to treat SOBANS to a classy affair reminiscent of the amazing show they put during the 2015 SOBA America National convention. All roads lead to Montreal this November for our annual winter […]


2018 National Convention – Boston is ready!

Posted: March 29, 2018

The Bean Town – Boston, MA – is putting final touches as the countdown begins for the 2018 SOBA America National convention. The New England chapter has been working hard to treat SOBANS with a weekend to remember! The 2018 SOBA America National Convention shall be from May 24th to 27th, 2018. All flights shall […]


Atlanta 2017 Convention: Promise delivered in style!

Posted: July 11, 2017

Soba America Convention 2017: Atlanta Written by Mr. Divine Tange and Edited by Prof. Felix N. Ngassa As early as Wednesday, May 26th, some delegates had already installed themselves in Atlanta. They were treated to some beautiful southern cuisine as well as good music by members of Soba Georgia. The next day, Thursday the 27th, […]