The Federal Government through the Ministry of Education has appointed Prof. Ibrahim Dantani Wushishi as Registrar/Chief Executive of the National Examinations Council.
The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, said President Muhammadu Buhari has approved Wushishi’s appointment, according to a statement by the Information and Public Relations Division of NECO.
The statement said that the letter signed by the Education Minister noted that the appointment which is for an initial tenure of five years takes effect from July 12, 2021.
A statement read: “Ibrahim Dantani Wushishi, a Professor of Science Education, was born on 5th April, 1965 and hail from Wushishi Local Government Area of Niger State.
“Wushishi was a lecturer in the Faculty of Education, Usmanu Danfodio University, Sokoto, before he transferred his service to the Federal University of Technology, Minna.
“He has held other positions in the education sector, among which are Post Graduate Coordinator, Department of Science Education, Federal University of Technology, Minna; Sub-Dean School of Science and Science Education, FUT, Minna; Head of Department, Department of Science Education, FUT Minna; Head of Department, Department of Science Education, Ibrahim BadamasiBabangida University, Lapai.
“Until his appointmentas Registrar/Chief Executive of NECO, Prof. wushishi was a Professor of Science Education (Chemistry) at the Federal University of Technology, Minna.”