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JAMB sanctions 50 CBT centres for exam fraud, night registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has sanctioned 50 Computer-Based Test (CBT) centres nationwide for alleged examination fraud, night registration, illegal collection of money and other offenses during the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

WAEC intensifies effort to introduce e-assessment for its examinations

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it is intensifying efforts to introduce the application of e-assessment for its examinations in the near future.

WAEC records over 60% failure rate in private candidates exams

The Head of National Office of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), Mr. Olu Adenipekun, on Wednesday, announced this at a news briefing in Calabar, Cross River state.

WAEC advocates e-teaching in Nigerian schools

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) is advocating the deployment of e-teaching in public schools in Nigeria in order to conform to global standards and also help usher in e-assessment of public examinations in Nigeria.

WAEC releases private candidate exam result

Authority of West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) in Calabar, the Cross River State capital, on Tuesday, announced the release of results for the first diet of its private candidate examination.

WAEC: Teaching students to think rather than just recall will spur development

The West African Examinations Council says teaching to stimulate thinking among students, rather than merely recalling could be the tonic needed to take the country to the next level.

WAEC announces 49.98% pass rate In 2018 May/June exam

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has announced a 49.98 percent pass rate in the number of candidates that obtained credits and above in minimum of five subjects and above including English Language and Mathematics.

Official: WAEC committed to releasing 2018 WASSCE results within 45 days

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has reassured that it is committed to releasing results of its 2018 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for school candidates in 45 days.

Over 1,000 results witheld as WAEC releases first diet of 2018 WASSCE

The West African Examinations Council on Tuesday announced the release of its January/February series of the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination.

WAEC announces 17% pass rate in WASSCE private candidate exam

Authority of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) has announced a 17.13% pass rate in its maiden West African Examination Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates 2018.

WAEC set to conduct maiden January/February WASSCE for private candidates

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it is set for the conduct of its newly introduced January/February West African Senior School certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates.

WAEC to be 100 per cent technology driven in 2018 – Olu Adenipekun

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it will sensitise and train its workforce on key areas of technology deployment in order to improve its operations in 2018.

WAEC performance drops as 26 percent score 5 credits including Maths, English

Only 26 per cent of the private candidates who wrote the 2017 Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, SSCE, had five credits including Maths and English, representing a sharp drop in the results recorded in 2016.

WAEC releases results of Nov/Dec WASSCE

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) on Tuesday released the results of the Nov/Dec 2017 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) taken by 131,485 candidates.

WAEC creates January/February diet for WASSCE

The West African Examinations Council has created a new diet of its examination to cater for a large number of external candidates registering for the examination.

WAEC develops questions for NNPC quiz competition

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it has standardised the questions for the annual national quiz competition of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).

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