Buhari Appoints New NECO Registrar


President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Professor Dantani Wushishi as the new Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the National Examinations Council NECO.

The appointment was contained in a letter signed by Minister of Education Adamu Adamu in Abuja, on Monday.

It said the appointment of the University Don followed the death of the immediate past Registrar, Professor Godswill Obioma who died some months ago

While congratulating the new Registrar Adamu Adamu charged the new Council Boss to prove his worth by elevating the examinations body to compete among its pairs globally

It said the appointment of the new Registrar takes effect from the 12th of July, 2021.

Professor Dantani Wushishi is a Professor of Science Education with specialization in the area of Chemistry Education

Before his appointment, Professor Dantani Wushishi works with the Federal University of Technology Minna

He is expected to serve as the new Registrar for a tenure of five years

He is a native of Wushishi, headquarters of Wushishi Local Government Area of Niger State.
Please join me in congratulating Prof for this well deserved appointment.