WAEC postpones exam for private candidates
West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has postponed the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates in Nigeria.
Head of Public Affairs, WAEC Nigeria, Demianus Ojijeogu, who made this known in a statement, said the examination, scheduled to begin on November 14, has been shifted to Monday, November 30.
The statement, titled: ‘West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates, 2020-Second series: Change in timetable’ read in part: “WAEC wishes to inform all registered candidates that the timetable has been adjusted. The examination, which was initially scheduled to commence on Saturday, November 14, 2020, will no longer hold as planned, due to circumstances beyond our control.”
The examination has now been rescheduled to commence on Monday, November 30, 2020.
“The Council wishes to reassure candidates that the new timetable for the conduct of the examination will be released soon. We regret any inconveniences this might cause our dear candidates and members of the general public.”