Kogi bans 47 schools from 2018 WASSCE over exam malpractice
Kogi State government has banned 47 schools from presenting candidates in the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). This followed their disqualification by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC). The disqualification was due to their habitual involvement in examination malpractice. The Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mrs. Rosemary Osikoya, disclosed this yesterday…
How exam malpractice undermines nation’s development
The devastating effects of examination malpractices are usually expressed through the erosion of creativity, resourcefulness, ingenuity, technical know-how, and moral values.
Adams College begins tutorials for 2018, restates commitment to academic excellence
Foremost tutorial centre, Adams College is set to kick off its 2017/2018 West Africa Senior school Certificate Examination (WASSCE) and Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) classes.
Steady improvement as WAEC releases 2017 May/June results
The era of 'mass failure,' which often characterises the performance of Nigerian candidates in the yearly West African Senior School Examinations (WASSCE) seems to be going into extinction, as the West African Examination Council (WAEC) recorded yet another improvement in the 2017 May/June WASSCE.
Rewards aplenty as Inoyo foundation honours Akwa Ibom teachers
The ninth edition of the Inoyo Toro Foundation Award for Public School Teachers in Akwa Ibom State, holds tomorrow at the Le Meridien Ibom Hotel and Golf Resort, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State.
Improved performances as WAEC releases 2016 May/June results
The West African Examination Council (WAEC) yesterday released results of this year’s May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), with 878,040 candidates, representing 52.97 per cent, obtaining five credits and above, including English Language and Mathematics.