The title was bestowed on Ortom by the Tyoshin Traditional Council, Gwer West Local Govrrnment.
Mr Daniel Abomtse, the normal chief of the world, charged the governor to proceed to be the defender of the Benue Valley.
Abomtse added that the title conferred on the governor was on account of his agency stand against the killing of his folks by the Fulani herdsmen.
He informed the governor that the chieftaincy title given to him by the Tyoshin conventional council for standing by his folks was a transparent assurance of victory within the forthcoming governorship election.
Responding, Ortom expressed happiness for the honour accomplished him by the Tyoshin conventional council, and pledged to not disappoint them.
He stated that the award would spur him to do extra for the state and the normal establishment within the state.
He additional urged them to maintain religion together with his administration and his re-election bid, to allow him consolidate on the great work that he had began.
Also talking, the Special Adviser to the Governor on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Mr Jerome Shimbe, sued for a collective collaboration from one and all in Benue and Tyoshin specifically, to actualise the re-election of Ortom.