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West African Senior School Certificate Examination

1 Sep 2021
The Lagos State Government, through its Ministry of Education, has distributed various science practical materials and chemicals across the 322 Public Senior Secondary Schools in the state...
18 Aug 2020
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.
20 Jul 2020
After a sudden and unilateral decision to deny Nigerian students’ participation in the 2019/2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), on the claim that it is not yet safe
23 May 2019
What has age got to do with a university education? The answers from education experts, parents and the government provide an interesting moment for Nigeria to reflect and perhaps review the country’s university’s admission policy in view of its bulging youth population, writes Head, Education Desk, Iyabo Lawal. Almost every year, Nigeria’s universities are a…
6 Mar 2019
The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has announced the results of the first series of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates. Head of the Nigeria National Office (HNO) of WAEC, Olu Adenipekun, said in Lagos yesterday that out of 11,892 candidates that sat for the examination, 3,102 (representing 26.08 per…
1 Nov 2018
With the latest directive by the National Universities Commission (NUC) that all Nigerian ivory towers should adopt the five-point grading system, Head, Education Desk, IYABO LAWAL, examines its implication on learning and employment. Looking askance, a group of young students milled around the information board to glean the latest information. Just in December last year…
11 May 2016
Saddled with the task of warehousing over 30,000 unclaimed certificates belonging to private candidates that wrote past editions of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination ...
9 May 2016
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has described as successful the conduct of its May/June 2016 diet examination, few days to the end of the exercise.


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