NECO releases Nov/Dec 2018 exam results
The National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the results of the 2018 November/December Senior School Certificate Examination for external candidates.
Uniform examination for undergraduates?
A suggestion that there should be a uniform examination for final year university students nationwide to address fallen standards does not deserve any further debate because it is flashy. No doubt, the need for the enhancement of the capability of universities in Nigeria to produce good quality graduates has been widely acknowledged among the various…
FG slashes JAMB, NECO fees, okays N17 billion for projects
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has slashed the fee of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) forms from N5,000 to N3,500 effective January next year.
Buhari reduces cost of forms for JAMB, NECO
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reduction in the cost of forms for the Joint Admissions Matriculation's Board's Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (JAMB UTME), National Examination Council's Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (NECO SSCE) and the Basic Education Certificate Examination. The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, announced this on Wednesday during the Federal Executive Council…
NECO adjusts 2018 SSCE date
The National Examinations Council (NECO) yesterday announced a change in date of its November/December 2018 Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations (SSCE). The test, earlier scheduled for November 15, now holds on the 19th of this month. The adjustment was contained in a statement issued by its Acting Registrar, Mr. Abubakar Gana, in Abuja. The body regrets…
Prisoners set for 2018 NECO exam in Ogun state
The Nigerian Prisons Service, Ogun State Command, has registered 35 prison inmates for the 2018 National Examination Council (NECO) examination that will commence on November 15, 2018. On Tuesday, the State Prison Service spokesman, Victor Oyeleke, said the 35 inmates were drawn from three of the six prisons in the state. Oyeleke said, “The approval…
35 inmates of Jos Prison to sit for NECO exams
The Nigerian Prisons Service (NPS) has said that 35 inmates of the Jos prison will participate in the 2018 Nov/Dec Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) of the National Examination Council (NECO).
NECO releases 2018 June/July SSCE results
National Examinations Council (NECO) yesterday released the June /July 2018 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations (SSCE) results with 71 per cent of the candidates having five credits and above, including English Language and Mathematics.
Lawmaker pays WAEC fees for 1000 students
A member of House of Representatives from Nsukka/Igboeze south federal constituency, Dr. Pat Asadu has announced plans to pay fees for 1000 candidates in the forthcoming West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) and National Examination Council (NECO). Asadu who disclosed this during an on-going quiz competition for students across the 41 schools in the…