The Paramount ruler of Yewaland , Oba Kehinde Olugbenle, has installed a retired Professor of Statistics, Prof. ‘Biyi Afonja as the pioneer Balogun of Yewaland.
The low-key event occured in the presence of Yewa monarchs across the five local government councils that constitute Yewa Traditional Council.
The installation of the former President of Nigeria Statistical Association was also attended by his immediate family members and well as chiefs from Joga Orile, his home town where he was born over 80 years ago.
Also, during the event. Prof. Emeritus, Chief Anthony Asiwaju was also officially presented with his certificate of conferment as Asiwaju of Yewaland by Oba Olugbenle on behalf of Yewa monarchs.