Ex Militant Leader Ateke Tom has been crowned Amanyanabo of Okochiri Town in Okrika LGA of Rivers State, this happened on the 25th Nov, 2017. The Coronation ceremony was witnessed by many people including Nollywood Legend Pete Edochie, Elder Statesman Chief Emma Anyanwu, Dr. Abiye Sekibo, former Minister of Transport, Rt. Hon. Adams Dabotorudima, Hon. Wellington Granville and Rivers state Governor Nyosem Wike.
Governor Nyesom Wike Governor in his address during the coronation charged the traditional ruler to establish himself as an agent of unity and progress. He also praised the people of the town for installing a traditional ruler who fought for them