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NLT meets with SJC Sasse Proprietor – Bishop Michael Bibi

Posted: July 22, 2021

On Wednesday June 28th, 2021, President Fote and First Lady Laura hosted a dinner in honor of SJC Sasse Proprietor, Bishop Michael Bibi, at their residence in Waxhaw, NC. Members of SOBA Carolina as well as some community members were present at the dinner. After a delicious dinner which featured some fine Cameroonian delicacies, the […]

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SOBA America holds historic Virtual National Convention on May 29th 2021

Posted: July 22, 2021

The SOBA AMERICA VIRTUAL National Convention Held on May 29, 2021 is one for the records. It was attended by approximately 70 members from across all 13 chapters in the USA and Canada The convention started around 11am with Mass conducted by Father Valentine Suum, who delivered a beautiful homily on brotherhood and love. This […]

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SOBA America assists victims of St. Joseph’s College, Sasse campus fire with 3.5 Million FCFA gift

Posted: January 16, 2021

On the morning of January 6th, 2021, just one day after schools resumed for the term, a fire broke out in St. Martin’s dormitory. Thankfully, no student or staff was in the dormitory at the time, as they were in class around 9:30a.m. when it broke. About 70 students lost their property which was covered […]

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SOBA America mourns one of its own – SOBAN Dr. Godfrey Fondinka

Posted: December 25, 2020

The cold hands of death once again stuck our SOBA America family on December 18th, 2020 when SOBAN Dr. Godfrey Fondinka was called home by the Lord. Dr. Fondinka, SOBAN number 2155 of the 1971 class died in Fayetteville, NC of complications from COVID-19. He leaves behind his dear wife Dr. Florence, four kids – […]

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Lend-A-Hand-Initiative makes a difference in the lives of SOBANS and SOBANESE in need

Posted: December 25, 2020

The SOBA America Lend-A-Hand Initiative has enjoyed early success in its mission to make a difference in the lives of SOBANS and SOBANESE in need. The Fote administration rolled out this program on May 15th, 2020 at the peak of the current COVID-19 pandemic. The initial phase of the program has been focused on providing […]

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Events

NLT meets with SJC Sasse Proprietor – Bishop Michael Bibi

Posted: July 22, 2021

On Wednesday June 28th, 2021, President Fote and First Lady Laura hosted a dinner in honor of SJC Sasse Proprietor, Bishop Michael Bibi, at their residence in Waxhaw, NC. Members of SOBA Carolina as well as some community members were present at the dinner. After a delicious dinner which featured some fine Cameroonian delicacies, the […]

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SOBA America holds historic Virtual National Convention on May 29th 2021

Posted: July 22, 2021

The SOBA AMERICA VIRTUAL National Convention Held on May 29, 2021 is one for the records. It was attended by approximately 70 members from across all 13 chapters in the USA and Canada The convention started around 11am with Mass conducted by Father Valentine Suum, who delivered a beautiful homily on brotherhood and love. This […]

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SOBA America hands over new sick bay to SJC Sasse with ribbon-cutting ceremony

Posted: December 24, 2020

 On October 14th, 2020, SOBA America presented a gift of new sick bay to St. Joseph’s College, Sasse during a ceremony on the campus of SJC Sasse. The newly completed sick bay building was handed over to St. Joseph’s College, Sasse during a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Due to a scheduling conflict, Bishop Michael Bibi, proprietor of […]

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SOBA America gifts state-of-the-art band and orchestra to St. Joseph’s College, Sasse

Posted: August 15, 2020

On August 5th, 2020, SOBA America presented a gift of a state-of-the-art band and orchestra to St. Joseph’s College, Sasse during a ceremony on the campus of SJC Sasse. The gift, comprised of over 70 pieces of professional grade band and orchestra equipment and a 75 piece set of band uniforms was presented to the […]

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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 […]

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