29 Aug 2020
For 19-year-old Hassan Aminu, a Senior Secondary School Three (SSS 3) student of Government Science Secondary School in Gombe, the Gombe State capital, life has changed.
26 Aug 2020
Mr Patrick Areghan, Head, West African Examination Council (WAEC), has called on candidates infected with the COVID-19 writing the ongoing examinations not to panic saying “the virus is not a death sentence”.
17 Aug 2020
Four months after the first case of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) was confirmed in Kano State, the pandemic has risen to 1,678 with mortality rate of 3.22 per cent.
16 Aug 2020
Bauchi State Ministry of Education has uncovered massive irregularities in the list of candidates, who are preparing for this year’s West African Examination Council (WAEC).
8 Aug 2020
Kano State Government says it has designated 12 centres for exit students of the 33 public boarding secondary schools, to write
6 Aug 2020
Nigeria's Presidential Taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19 said testing of students before resumption is not compulsory while the country continues to battle the global pandemic. "The PTF does not recommend testing of students before they resume school," PTF national coordinator, Dr Sani Aliyu said on Wednesday while briefing journalists. Aliyu, however, said there should be strict…
24 Jul 2020
The Federal Government has worked out a negotiated timetable with the West African Examination Council (WAEC) to ensure that subjects like Igbo, Yoruba and Hausa languages were rescheduled for the general subjects to be taken first in a time-buying strategy to be at par with the rest of West Africa.
16 Jul 2020
The realities of COVID-19 and the havoc it wreaks defy conventions and threaten the future of tomorrow’s leaders. With the West African Examination Council (WAEC) slating its examination between...
16 Jul 2020
Oyo State Government has said its schools will remain opened despite the Federal Government’s decision not to reopen schools.
14 Jul 2020
Akwa Ibom State Government has declared that it would do everything within its powers to reopen schools and allow its students to participate in the 2020 West African Examinations Council
12 Jul 2020
With the shutdown of public and private educational institutions across the country, as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), students have been away from schools since March. And they may likely remain in their homes furthermore based on the recent government
9 Jul 2020
Some stakeholders in the education sector have expressed support for the Federal Government’s decision not to allow students to sit for the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE) amid rising cases of COVID-19 in the country.