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29 Sep 2016
Bamgbose, who spoke during the 20th-anniversary seminar and the launch of “School-on-Air” video tutorial for secondary school students, at the National Institute of International Affairs (NIIA), Lagos.
22 Sep 2016
The West African Examination Council (WAEC) says it has introduced e-marker in the assessment of theoretical questions. With this development marking of this set of questions ...
22 Sep 2016
A total of 147 out of 2, 250 candidates that applied for admission into the Federal Government Academy, Suleja, for the 2016/2017 academic year, have been granted admission.
12 Sep 2016
Exam malpractice cuts across all segments of our educational system. Today I am ex-raying the goings-on in the senior school certificate exam which is the gateway to the institutions of higher learning.
9 Sep 2016
The Muslim Students’ Society of Nigeria, Lagos State Area Unit (MSSN Lagos) has called on the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to counsel its members on how to promote religious harmony in the country.
5 Sep 2016
Secondary School students in their hundreds on Monday called for a shift in date of the gubernatorial election in Edo State scheduled to hold on Saturday, September 10 to another date as they said the day clashed with their Mathematics examination also scheduled by the West African Examination Council (WAEC).
17 Aug 2016
Parents Teachers Association of Federal Government Colleges in the South West region of the country has faulted government cancellation of PTA development levy. It said this would lead to the sack ...
6 Aug 2016
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.
10 Jul 2016
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says the point system copied from its website as criteria for admission into tertiary institutions in the country and currently circulating was a mere illustration.
7 May 2015
The National Examinations Committee of WAEC said that it had cancelled results of candidates involved in examination malpractices at the 2014 examinations.
2 Apr 2015
With the commissioning of the first-ever customer service centre built by Media Concepts International Limited, and donated to the West African Examination Council (WAEC), Head of National Office (HNO) of the organisation, Mr. Charles Eguridu, has assured that the issue of delayed response to candidates’ enquiries will soon be history.
15 Mar 2015
That settled; I want to add that I started ‘worshipping’ you since my days in secondary school. While a few of my classmates avoided you like plague, saying your grammar was too ‘strong’; I had remained faithful all through. In fact, when WAEC, in the literature paper in 1980, mistakenly asked us to pick and appreciate any poem of our choice, I went straight for Telephone Conversation, which was a no go area to many a student. To tell WAEC that I dey too much, I had taken time to reproduce the entire poem word for word in a corner of my answer sheet before going ahead to analyse it as required.


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Lionel Messi helped keep Argentina's World Cup bid alive with the first goal in a 2-0 victory over Mexico on Saturday.
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The maiden edition of an initiative tagged, ‘Book Reading & Good Vibes’ targeted at promoting book writing and reading took place on Thursday in Abuja. The event was organized by an Abuja-based publishing company, in partnership with other Bookstores – a leading book retail chain, and iCentra Learning – a top professional capacity development company…
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If the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) takes power next year, there will no longer be a hiding place for oil thieves and their accomplices, no matter how highly placed they are in the country. This was the pledge of the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, on Saturday in Lagos when he interacted with a broad…
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London's transport system is not allowing advertising that "portrays Qatar as a desirable destination" or encourages people to attend the World Cup, under a 2019 policy response to LGBTQ laws there. The stance by Transport for London (TfL) has reportedly angered Doha during its hosting of the football tournament, with the Financial Times reporting Saturday…
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Robert Lewandowski, one of the most prolific strikers in club football, finally got the first World Cup goal of his career when he netted against Saudi Arabia on Saturday.