Mayor of Tamale, Iddrisu Musah Superior has renounced the skin as Maligu-Na of Tamale barely a year after his enkinnment by the Buglana of Tamale.
Mr. Superior who confirmed the abdication to the press cited potential conflict of interest in the matter involving the Dakpema and the Buglana over the chieftaincy conflict at Yong Dakpemyili.
Musah Superior was enskined Maligu-Na I at a colorful ceremony at the Buglana’s Palace in Tamale on 24th August, 2019.
It would be recalled in February 2020, one person was badly injured and houses set ablaze during a riot between supporters of Mohammed Chimsi and Fusieni Chimsi over the Yong Skin, a community in the Tamale Metropolis.
The two factions have were fighting after one side rejected the selection of a successor to the Yong skin by the Dakpema of Tamale, Naa Fusieni Bawa.