WAEC spends N1.5 Billion on 2020 WASSCE
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has said it spent over N1.5 billion to conduct the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE).
Police parade principals, teachers over leaked WAEC questions
The Nigeria Police Force (NPF) Headquarters, yesterday, paraded 17 suspects for their involvement in various examination malpractices in the just-concluded West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) in some states across the country.
‘How COVID-19 made me a hero’
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.
11 WASSCE candidates test positive for COVID-19 in Gombe
Eleven students writing this year’s West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) in Gombe State have tested positive for COVID-19.
Lagos targets 1.5m students for CBT software empowerment
The Lagos State Government, in partnership with Chronicles Software Development Company, has concluded plans to empower 1.5 million students in Computer-Based Test, (CBT) preparation software in the state after months of lockdown of schools occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic. This is coming as the government concluded plans to distribute free SuccessBOX (www.successbox.net) to West…
Kwara arranges WASSCE for 16-year-old COVID-19 patient
Sixteen-year-old female COVID-19 patient is writing her West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) at the Kwara State COVID-19/Infectious Disease Centre in Ilorin, an official said yesterday.
Oyo announces shift in Common Entrance, placement exams dates
Oyo State Government on Tuesday announced a shift in the date for Common Entrance examination into its Schools of Science from Aug. 19 to Sept. 1, 2020.
COVID-19 lockdown will not affect students’ performance in WASSCE, stakeholders boast
Stakeholders in the education sector have allayed fear of mass failure in the 2020 West African Examinations Council, (WAEC) due to months of lockdown occasioned by the coronavirus pandemic.
JAMB announces date for polytechnics, university post-UTME
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says the post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (post-UTME) screening for the 2020 admission processes will now begin not earlier than 7 September, 2020 in universities, polytechnics and colleges of education in the country. The board said the shift in the date of the admission process from the earlier announced 21 August,…