Governor Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State on Wednesday approved the appointment of Danladi Sanusi-Maiyamba as the new Mai Tangale.
The Commissioner, Ministry for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Ibrahim Dasuki Jalo conveyed the governor’s approval and presented the appointment letter to the new Mai Tangle.
At the presentation in Poshiya, Billiri, the commissioner said the appointment of Mr Maiyamba was informed by his personal qualities and suitability.
The ceremony was witnessed by the Chairperson of Billiri Local Government Council, 9 Kingmakers of the Billiri Chiefdom, members of the traditional council and other functionaries.
The commissioner said: “You will be required to take an oath of office and allegiance.
“A presentation of certificate and staff of office will be made to you at a ceremony to be held in due course.
“You will acknowledge receipt of this letter and indicate your acceptance or otherwise of the appointment
“You will be guided by the code of conduct for public officers in accordance with the constitution of the federal republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as amended),” he added.