June 18 2018 Chicago Illinois: Mama Awushie Adjaho ascended the throne of the Ewe Association of Metropolitan Chicago as the new Mama (Queenmother). Reverend Dzifanu Agbenya of the Living Comfort Ministries and chaplain of the Association offered special prayers for the new Mama. The atmosphere was effervescent and joyous when it was announced that her reign commences with immediate effect. Members of the Association pledged to unite and work for the betterment of the organization.Mama Kyerebea Ameyibor, Mama of Peki Traditional area in the Volta Region has been playing the role successfully for many years after Mama Salma Tahir voluntarily abdicated the throne.Mama Awushie Adjaho therefore becomes the third Mama to be elected.
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