By Joseph Erunke
EBONYI State Resident Commissioner of the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee, INEC, Prof. Gods will Obioma, has been named the brand new Registrar and Chief Govt Officer of the Nationwide Examinations Council, NECO.
President Muhammadu Buhari authorised Obioma’s appointment to exchange Charles Uwakwe, who, till his sack final Friday by the president, was on suspension operating into two years.
An announcement, Friday, by Azeez Sani, Head, Data and Public Relations Division of NECO, stated the president’s motion was conveyed, “In a letter dated 15th Could, 2020 with Reference No: FME/PS/396/C1/1/134 and signed by the Minister of Training, Mallam Adamu Adamu.”
In response to the assertion, the letter “acknowledged that the appointment which is for an preliminary tenure of 5 years, takes impact from 14th Could, 2020.”
It learn in full:”President Muhammadu Buhari has authorised the appointment of Professor Godswill Obioma as Registrar/Chief Govt of the Nationwide Examinations Council.
“In a letter dated 15th Could, 2020 with Reference No: FME/PS/396/C1/1/134 and signed by the Minister of Training, Mallam Adamu Adamu, acknowledged that the appointment which is for an preliminary tenure of 5 years, takes impact from 14th Could, 2020.
“A professor of Training Measurement and Analysis, Obioma was born on 12th December 1953 and hail from Bende Native Authorities Space of Abia State.
The Registrar on Friday, 22nd Could, 2020 formally took over the affairs of the Council from the previous Performing Registrar, Mallam Abubakar Gana on the Council’s Headquarters in Minna.
“He was a former Govt Secretary of the Nigeria Academic Analysis and Improvement Council.
“Prof. Obioma has held different key positions within the training sector, amongst that are: Director, Monitoring, Analysis and Statistics, Nationwide Enterprise and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB); Director Monitoring and Analysis Common Fundamental Training Programme; Director Monitoring and Analysis Nationwide Major Training Fee and Head, Division of Science, Arithmetic and Know-how, College of Jos.
“Till his appointment as Registrar/CE of NECO, Prof. Obioma was the Ebonyi State Resident Commissioner of the Unbiased Nationwide Electoral Fee.
“An erudite scholar, Prof. Obioma has many scholarly publications to his credit score. He’s married and blessed with youngsters.”
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