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12 Nov
More than 85,000 candidates that wrote the August/September National Examination Council (NECO) Senior Secondary School Examination may miss the opportunity to gain admission
10 Oct
It is a well-worn axiom that nations are made and not born. There is no nation today that did not start as a geographical expression. This is because a society
9 Aug
The planned sit-at-home order declared for Monday, August 9, 2021, by the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has been suspended indefinitely.
18 Oct 2020
A total of 92,591 candidates, yesterday, sat for the 2019/2020 Common Entrance Examination conducted by the National Examination Council (NECO) in 639 centres nationwide. Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, made this known in Abuja while monitoring the examination around the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). He expressed satisfaction in its conduct and commended the candidates for…
17 Sep 2019
The National Examination Council (NECO) has withheld the results of over 30,000 candidates in public schools in Niger State, due to the inability of the state government to pay their examination fees.
23 May 2019
For many parents and stakeholders in the education sector, the public notice by the National Examination Council (NECO) may well be the start of another unending controversy over who eventually makes it onto the final admission list, and from what region of the country.
8 May 2019
National Examination Council (NECO) has released the 2019 National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE) into unity schools. The registrar, Abubakar Gana, presented the results to the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, in Abuja yesterday. According to Gana, 77,832 candidates registered for the examination that took place on April 27, but only 73,347 sat for it. “We…
21 Jul 2016
Inadequate funding, indiscipline, frequent policy changes and miserable remuneration are some of the factors militating against the progress of the education sector in the country ...


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