Sangbolu "Zekee"Tamba was born in Monrovia, Liberia on December 7, 1985. He transition on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.
At FSU, Zekee was a very active student and leader with the Student Association Council (SAC) and Resident Assistance. In the spring of 2007, he was initiated into the Epsilon Zeta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha, Fraternity, Inc. He was proud to be a part of the spring 2007 line: "The m.A. PHI. A." OrganICEd Crime, Phoreign Exchange #9. In December 2009, he graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Banking and Finance.Zekee moved to the United States residing in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota in 1997. He graduated from Park Center High School in 2004 and decided to continue his education at Fayetteville State University in 2005.
Zekee relocated to Raleigh, North Carolina and was employed with Capital Bank as a Credit Analyst. He graduated with his Master of Business Administration at the Capella University in August of 2013.
Zekee loved being a role model to help young men from troubled homes and was a member of the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of America organization. He was active in the Phi Lambda Chapter graduate chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and participated in a variety of service projects including the Food Bank of North Carolina.
Zekee's life was impacted tremendous by his experiences at Fayetteville State University. This memorial scholarship is designed to have another positive impact for a male student that is matriculating at FSU.