Prof Godswill Obioma has been approved by president Muhammad Buhari as the new Registrar/Chief Executive of the National Examinations Council (NECO).
This was disclosed in a statement released yesterday at Minna by the NECO Head, Information and Public Relations Division, Azeez Sani.
According to him, a letter dated 15th May, 2020 with Reference No: FME/PS/396/C1/1/134 and signed by the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, stated that the appointment which is for an initial tenure of five years, takes effect from 14th May, 2020.
Before his appointment he was the Ebonyi State Resident Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission.
He has also served as former Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Educational Research and Development Council.