In exercise of the powers vested in him by the Gombe State Chieftaincy Law 2020, and based on the recommendation of the Kingmakers of Tangale Chiefdom, Governor Muhammad Yahaya has approved Mallam Danladi Maiyamba as the new Mai Tangale.
The Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Ibrahim Jalo, conveyed the governor’s approval and presented the appointment letter to the new monarch in Poshiya, Billiri.
Jalo said the appointment of Danladi Maiyamba was informed by his personal qualities and suitability.
Chairperson of Billiri Local Council, the nine kingmakers of Billiri Chiefdom, members of the traditional council and other personalities witnessed the event.
A statement by the Director-General, Press Affairs to Governor, Ismaila Misilli, noted that presentation of staff of office would be done in due course.
Source: Guardian Newspaper