A founding member and former vice president of the Minnesota Mandingo Association (MMA), Hon. Kafumba S. Kromah was elected yesterday, Saturday, February 22, 2014 as the seventh (7th) president of the Association. Mr. Kromah has been very critical of past administration, more critical on some than others ran on the platform to reform and/or change the direction of the 13 years community organization to that of a more service oriented one.
As former member of MMA’s 2009 constitution review committee, Mr. Kromah promised several constitutional reforms to accommodate present day realities of the organization. He specifically noted the need to constitute a board, the election of MMA chapter representatives to FELMAUSA board, a more refined selection method of voters during election years amongst others. In his victory remark, Mr. Kromah described his election as a VICTORY for the community and promised to be a president for all, not just his supporters. Others elected are, Hon. Lancine Diabate-vice president and Tenin Code Kamara as Secretary General.