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Abdul-Rahman Magba-Kamara

June 29, 1954 - April 06, 2013

Gathering:

5-7:00 P.M. on Monday, April 15, 2013 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.

Funeral Service:

7:00 P.M. on Monday, April 15, 2013 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.

Following the service, coffee and sweets will be served in Boulger Funeral Home's Celebration of Life Center.

Arrangements:

Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.

Abdul-Rahman Magba-Kamara

June 29, 1954 - April 06, 2013

Obituary

Abdul-Rahman Seuti Magba-Kamara, 58, of Fargo, ND lost his battle with stomach cancer and passed away on April 6th, 2013 at home, with his family by his side. Abdul was born June 29th, 1954 and raised in Freetown, Sierra Leone. After graduating preparatory school in Sierra Leone he travelled Africa as a music DJ. After leaving Africa in the early 1980’s, he travelled to the United States and attended college at MSU-Moorhead. It was while he was enrolled that he met his future wife, Jane A Kamara (Logan). They married, moved to West Covina, CA and had four children, Abdul, Princess, Aziz, and Latif. After a few years in West Covina, CA they moved to Devils Lake, ND where they spent the next 13 years. During their time in Devils Lake they started and ran Royal Ride Taxi Service. In 2003, Abdul and his family moved to Fargo, ND where Abdul finished up his BA in Political Science and nearly completed his MA in Sociology. They have remained in Fargo ever since. Abdul is survived by his wife: Jane Magba-Kamara of Fargo; Five sons and one daughter: Sheik (Alhaji) Magba-Kamara and his wife of Pujehun, Sierra Leone; Seuti Nsek Magba-Kamara of Rancho Cucamonga, CA; Abdul-Rahman Magba-Kamara and his wife Bethany of Oakdale, MN; Princess Magba-Kamara of Fargo, ND; Aziz Magba-Kamara of Chicago, IL; Latif Magba-Kamara of Perth, Australia; Two brothers: Emkay Magba-Kamara of London; England; Alhaji Magba-Kamara of Maryland; Three sisters: Christiana MacFoy of Freetown, Sierra Leone; Princess of Amsterdam, Netherlands; Gracie Valcarcel of London, England; four grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Abdul loved philosophy, writing, politics, music, studying sociological data, and his family. One of his proudest accomplishments was writing and independently publishing two books. He was known for his kindness and compassion to strangers and those who had barely met and his love for politics. His family and friends will greatly miss him. Abdul was preceded in death by his parents: Abu B Magba-Kamara and Madam Cecilia B Jah; one brother and two sisters: Mohammed Magba-Kamara; Theresa Vandi; and Elizabeth Bindi.

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11 responses to “Abdul-Rahman Magba-Kamara”

  1. Janet Martha Musa says:

    London LondonThe SLPP Victory as a group will forever miss you…..you were our political guru!!!!! Goodbye our friend!!!!!!!!

  2. Peggy Faust says:

    Fargo North Dakota
    Princess, Our thoughts are with you during this time of sorrow.

    Peggy and Fatima

  3. Shera Joramo says:

    Jamestown ND
    Our thoughts and Prayers go out to the Magba-Kamara family.

  4. Princess says:

    Fargo ND
    Daddy, your gone. Its been a couple of days, but i’m getting stronger. I only cried a few times today and I got out of bed. Daddy, pops, papa, you will never be forgotten. I love you my Fierce Lion Daddy.

  5. Faye Karl Westphal says:

    Devils Lake ND
    OUr sympathies for your loss. You will be in our thots and prayers in these hard timesFaye And Karl8

  6. David Hovendick says:

    Warwick ND
    To the Family of Abdul-Rahman
    I saw in the Devils Lake Journal that Abdul
    passed away. Please accept my deepest sympathy for all the family members and friends.

    If anyone remembers, I was the Tae Kwon Do instructor in Devils Lake for Latif and Abdul Jr. and have fond memories of your family. So, I felt I should express my sympathy to all loved ones.

    Warm blessings
    David Hovendick

  7. Dave and Rita Ystebo says:

    Fargo ND
    We are praying for you during this difficult time. Abdul (and Jane) raised amazing children.

  8. Saidu Kaye Sesay says:

    I never met Mr. Magba Kamara, but he was certainly a brave man, as well all witnessed his battle with his illness on social media. May his Soul R.I.P

  9. DR CURTIS-THOMAS says:

    REST IN PEACE DEAR FRIEND

  10. Ruby Juma Deen-Mapiye says:

    Toronto I can’t believe you are gone ARMK as I use to call you….May you rest in paradise and may JEHOVAH comfort your family. You stood for the truth…you will be missed…..I am blessed to have known you… Rest in Peace ARMK

  11. Garth & Sandi Teske says:

    Our thoughts are with all of you during this difficult time.

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