Following the death of Prof. Godswill Obioma, last month, President Muhammadu Buhari has now appointed Professor Ibrahim Dantani Wushishi as Registrar/Chief Executive of the National Examination Council (NECO).
The council has been run by an acting Registrar since the death of Prof Obioma, the former registrar.
Obioma died at the national Hospital Abuja, last month.
In a letter with reference No: FME/PSE/NECO/1078/C.1/36, the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, stated that the appointment of Wushishi is for an initial tenure of five years.
He said the appointment took effect on July 12, 2021.
Wushishi who was born on April 5, 1965 hails from Wushishi Local Government Area of Niger State.