The Governing Board of the National Examinations Council (NECO) has named Mr. Ebikibina John Ogborodi as the Acting Registrar/Chief Executive of the Council following the demise of the Registrar, Prof. Godswill Obioma on Monday.
The Board appointed Ogborodi, who was Director, Special Duties, during its emergency meeting held on Wednesday.
A Circular by the Director, Human Resource Management, Mr. Mustapha K. Abdul, noted that Ogborodi was appointed being the most Senior Director in the Council.
The Circular stated that all activities of the Council are to continue unabated as earlier planned.
Ogborodi, an indigene of Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State obtained his first degree from the University of Jos in 1986 and a Master’s Degree in Learning Disability from the same university in 1999.
He joined NECO in 1999 rising through the ranks to work as the former Acting Director, Examination Development Department; Acting Director, Office of the Registrar; Director, General Services and Director, Human Resource Management, among others.