TAMPA (AP) – Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan will be the keynote speaker at the Nation of Islam's annual convention at the Tampa Convention Center.
The organization's convention was scheduled to open this Thursday at the Westchase Golf Club to benefit the Muhammad University of Islam. Friday, workshops will be held throughout the day.
Farrakhan will deliver his address on Saturday. According to Nation’s website, the occasion is the Holy Day of Atonement on the 15th anniversary of the Million Man March. The convention is titled, “Atonement, Reconciliation and Responsibility.”