Joseph Agbeko born on 22nd March 1980 is a Ghanaian professional boxer and former IBF bantamweight champion.
On September 29, 2007, he dethroned Luis Alberto Perez to become the new IBF bantamweight titleholder. Agbeko defended his title on December 11, 2008. In a fight that had been repeatedly postponed, he defeated William Gonzalez by majority decision.
On July 11, 2009, Agbeko successfully defended his IBF bantamweight title by scoring a unanimous decision win over former two division champion Vic Darchinyan.
In October 31, 2009, Agbeko lost his IBF title by 12 round unanimous decision to 20-0 Colombian challenger Yonnhy Pérez.
In 2010, to honor Joseph’s exploits in the sport of boxing, the town of Sogakope in the Volta Region of Ghana enstooled him as a warrior chief.
His enstoolment name was Togbe Kaletor I, which means ‘Brave Warrior.
He joins the host of mid-morning show on radio xyz 93.1Mhz “LADY BEENA” this Friday 12th August, 2016 on The Right Turn @10am.