WAEC Releases 2020 SSCE Results

WAEC Releases 2020 SSCE Results

WAEC Releases 2020 SSCE Results. The 2020 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) results are out. This was made public by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC). Read also: See Onion I Bought For N100 In Port Harcourt – Lady Laments WAEC had promised the results would be released on Monday, November 2, 2020. The release of the results was…

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Seven WASSCE candidates test positive for COVID-19 in Gombe

Seven WASSCE candidates test positive for COVID-19 in Gombe

Today, Seven West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) candidates in the Government Girls Secondary School Doma, in Gombe State, tested positive for the Covid-19 Virus. The State’s Commissioner for Education, Dr Habu Dahiru, disclosed this on Wednesday, saying that the development brought the total number of students who had contracted the virus since reopening of schools in the state…

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WAEC exams begin August 17, NECO Oct 5 — FG

2020 WASSCE timetable out, WAEC announce

The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, exams for Senior Secondary School 3 (WASSCE) will start on August 17, according to a comprehensive schedule for various national examinations for exit classes spanning August 17 to November 18, 2020, as released by the Federal Government. Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajuiba, who made the announcement on Wednesday in Abuja after series of meetings with…

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FG proposes GCE for SS3 if WAEC doesn’t change timetable

FG proposes GCE for SS3 if WAEC doesn't change timetable

The Federal Government has declared final year secondary school students may have to sit for the General Certificate Examinations (GCE) in November if there is no shift in the timetable of the West African Examination Council (WAEC). The Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, disclosed this during the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 briefing on Thursday in Abuja.…

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Oyo now ready to conduct WAEC, other exams ― SUBEB Chair

FINALLY: FG sets date for WAEC exam amid school reopening

THE Oyo State Government has disclosed its readiness to present students in the state for the West African Examination Council (WAEC) as well as other external exams as the world prepares for post-COVID-19 realities. The Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Dr Nureni Adeniran, said this in Ibadan on Monday, while leading members of the board and management…

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WAEC: Nigeria, Ghana and others decides WASSCE new date.

The Nigeria Federal Ministry of Education on Friday, said that it had met with the West African Examination (WAEC) officials to decide on a new date for the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate (WASSCE) Examination which had been a subject of controversy among students, parents, state and federal governments due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The Minister of Education(State), Mr.…

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No going back on WAEC decision, FG fumes

Amidst criticisms by many Nigerians and an opposition leader concerning the Nigerian Federal Government (FG) decision on the 2020 WAEC examination. The Nigerian Federal Government (FG) has defended its decision not to allow students in the country take part in this year’s West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). READ ALSO: NIGERIA: Reps ask FG to reverse decision on WAEC The…

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NIGERIA: Reps ask FG to reverse decision on WAEC

NIGERIA: Reps ask FG to reverse decision on WAEC

The Nigeria House of Representatives has asked the Federal government to reverse its decision on the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) examination. On Tuesday, the green chamber urged President Muhammadu Buhari to direct the ministry of Education to put in place all the necessary safety measures which will allow WAEC students in Nigeria to participate in the examination. READ ALSO:…

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Nigerian Youths at risk, Atiku faults FG WAEC cancellation

Atiku Abubakar charges govt at all levels to prioritize welfare

Former Nigeria Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has faulted the decision of the Nigeria government to cancel the West African School Examination (WAEC), saying it is not in the country’s best interest, rather, it will set back the nation’s youth, putting them behind their contemporaries in other West African nations. Recall that the Minister of Education, on Wednesday, said exciting students,…

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WAEC reacts as FG cancels WASSCE Examination

The West African Examination Council WAEC has recognised the decision of the Nigerian Government to stop final year students from writing the 2020 West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (WASSCE). On Wednesday, the minister of Education, Adamu Adamu announced that the Nigerian SS3 students wouldn’t participate in the forthcoming WAEC Examination. READ ALSO: COVID-19: FG explains delay in reopening schools…

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Buhari appoints Godswill Obioma as new NECO registrar

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Prof. Godswill Obioma as the Registrar and Chief Executive of the National Examinations Council, NECO. According to reports, the Ebonyi state Resident Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof. Gods will Obioma, was named the new Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the National Examinations Council, NECO by President Buhari…

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NABTEB postpones 2020 examinations indefinitely

NABTEB postpones 2020 examination indefinitely

The National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) has postponed it’s 2020 May/June Ordinary Level Certificate Examinations until further notice due to the raging COVID-19 pandemic. The registrar of the board, Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe, said this in a statement, Thursday. “The Registrar/Chief Executive Officer, Professor Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe and Management of the National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) regret to announce…

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You don’t need WAEC to become President, Keyamo defends Buhari

You don't need WAEC to become President, Keyamo defends Buhari

The director strategic communications of President Muhammadu Buhari 2019 presidential campaign, Festus Keyamo, SAN, has defended President Buhari amidst questions on the President’s educational qualification, stating on Monday that one does not need a WAEC certificate to become President in Nigeria. Defending his statement, Festus cited that Section 318 of the 1999 Constitution defines “School Certificate or its equivalent” to…

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JAMB calls for calm over time-table clash with WAEC

JAMB 2019: Officials apprehend over 50 exam impersonators

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has assured candidates sitting for this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) that they would not be denied the opportunity of sitting for the examination. Speaking on in Lagos on Tuesday, the JAMB Head of Public Relations, Dr Fabian Benjamin gave the assurance in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN),…

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Candidates cry out as WAEC and JAMB timetables clash

JAMB calls for calm over time-table clash with WAEC

Some candidates preparing to seat for the coming West African Examination Council, WAEC, and the Joint Admissions Matriculations Board, JAMB examination have cried out over the dis-concord in the timetable of the two examination bodies. Elitemedia understands that some candidates have the date of their JAMB exams fixed on days they have crucial subjects in the West African Examination Council,…

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Prison inmates smash WAEC Exams – NPS

Prison inmates smash WAEC Exams - NPS

The Nigerian Prisons Services, NPS have disclosed that many prison inmates who sat for the West African Examnation Council, WAEC exams across the country have reportedly performed exceptionally. The NPS reported that no fewer than 157 prison inmates across the country have embraced formal education. The Controller-General of the NPS, Mr Ja’afaru Ahmed disclosed this at the De-radicalisation workshop organized…

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