Late NECO Registrar, Prof. Obioma died natural death – Police

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Niger police command and other sources have refuted the alleged assassination story of the Registrar of National Examination Council, Professor Godswill Obioma

National Examination Council officially today announced the passing away of its registrar, Prof. Godswill Obioma.

The organization in a statement on said his family had formally announced that he passed on after a brief illness at the National Hospital in Abuja.

Obioma was earlier reported to have been allegedly assassinated by unknown gunmen in Minna.

In the same vain, the Niger State Police Command described as untrue claims that the Registrar was assassinated.

The Spokesperson of the Niger State Police Command, Wasiu Abiodun, a Deputy Superintendent of Police, made the clarification in a statement with Ref. No: AZ:5250/NGS/PPRO/VOL.20/117 on Tuesday.

He said, “The attention of Niger State Police Command has been drawn to a publication circulating in some section of social media and national dailies that NECO Registrar, Prof. Godswill Obioma was murdered by unknown gunmen in Minna.

This story is totally false, untrue and a pure piece of fake news.

“It is important to state categorically that on 31st May, 2021 the family of the Registrar/CEO National Examinations Council (NECO), Prof Godswill Obioma formally announced that he passed to eternal glory after a brief illness at National Hospital Abuja

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