Mr Wushishi said that 13,594 candidates were involved in various forms of malpractice in 2022, representing 0.13 per cent.
NECO says it was giving the six days off to “enable Muslim faithful to have enough time to celebrate the festival.”
The deputy governor said arrangement for the payment of the examination fees and negotiations on how the students will write the 2022 WAEC was ongoing.
The National Common Entrance Examination for admissions into federal unity colleges has been shifted to May 7.
Mr Benjamin said the time scheduled for the registration exercise from February 19 to March 26 was the only allotted time for the exercise.
The judge fixed the date to enable the ex-registrar to change his counsel.
Bayero University, Kano, has announced the extension of its resumption date for the 2021/2022 new academic session to November 1, 2021.
State Commissioner for Education said the state was making arrangements with NECO for the traumatised students to take their exams.
Mr Wushishi replaces Professor Godswill Obioma who was assassinated on June 1, 2021.
Mr Ogborodi’s appointment followed the death of Professor Godswill Obioma, NECO’s Registrar on Monday after a brief illness.