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WAEC to commence May/June 2021 WASSCE in August

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has has cleared the air on the conduct of the 2021 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), saying that the examination will start from August.

Coronavirus: 2021 WASSCE postpones exams indefinitely

The conduct of 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE, for school candidates has been postponed indefinitely due to the effects of Covid-19 pandemic.

WAEC council recommends forum for education ministers of member-states

One of the crucial recommendations at the 69th annual meeting of the governing board of the West African Examinations Council, WAEC, was the need for Ministers of Education in member-states to get a forum where issues on education would be discussed.
Professor Ato Essuman has been elected the 20th Chairman of the governing board of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) for a three-year tenure.

Ghanaian professor elected new WAEC board chairman

Professor Ato Essuman has been elected the 20th Chairman of the governing board of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) for a three-year tenure.

WASCE: WAEC withholds 5,548 results over exam malpractices

Mr Patrick Areghan, Head of National Office (HNO), West African Examinations Council (WAEC), organisers of the examination, disclosed this while announcing the release of the examination result on Monday in Lagos.

39.8% of candidates pass as WAEC releases 2020 results

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) yesterday announced that 39.82 per cent made credits in five subjects, including Mathematics and English, in the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates 2020 (second series).

WAEC releases 2020 results for private candidates

The West African Examinations Council has announced the results of the 2020 second series West African Senior School Certificate Examination for private candidates.

WAEC confirms deadline for 2021 WASSCE registration

The West African Examinations Council, (WAEC) Nigeria, has confirmed that Jan. 29, 2021, is the deadline for the registration of this year’s West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates, 2021-First Series.

WAEC to bar students, deregister schools to curb exanimation malpractice

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has approved stringent sanctions against candidates, supervisors, and schools involved in examination malpractice.

WAEC: WASSCE for private candidates begins November 30

The West African Examinations Council, on Monday, announced the postponement of the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination for private candidates in Nigeria.

WAEC reschedules exams for private candidates

“The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), Nigeria wishes to inform all registered candidates for WASSCE for Private Candidates, 2020-Second Series and the general public that there has been a change in timetable,” he said.

WAEC: N1.5 billion spent to conduct 2020 WASSCE

Mr Areghan Patrick, Head, WAEC National Office in Nigeria, disclosed this on Friday in Abuja at the 2021 budget defence before the House of Representatives Committee on Basic Education and Services.

WAEC extends registration for WASSCE private candidates

The West African Examination Council has further extended registration for its 2020 West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination for private candidates.
The Kayode Fayemi administration in Ekiti State says it has defrayed inherited debts to the tune of 31 billion naira since assumption of office.

Official: Ekiti withheld WASSCE results to be released Friday

Ekiti State Government on Wednesday doused the tension among candidates, parents, and education stakeholders in the state over the withheld 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination results by the West African Examination Council, assuring candidates that the results ts would be released this week.

WAEC releases 2020 SSCE results Monday

The West African Examinations Council has said the results of the 2020 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination would be released on Monday, November 2, 2020.

WAEC releases 2020 SSSCE results next week

The West African Examinations Council has said the results of the 2020 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination would be released next week.
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Bauchi reopens primary, secondary schools

The Bauchi state government has ordered the reopening of primary and secondary schools across the state with conditions that the government said must be met before schools can operate.

41 Delta teachers demoted, barred from exams supervision over WASSCE malpractice

Sanctions have been visited on 41 teachers by Delta State government over examination malpractice perpetrated during the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE.

WAEC: We have 45 days to release results

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has said it plans is to release the results of the just-concluded school-based West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) within 45 days after the exam has ended.
The Minister of State, Education, Mr. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, said this while answering questions at the 52nd joint national briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Abuja.

Ministry: All virus-infected WASSCE candidates have recovered

The Ministry of Education announced on Monday, August 31, 2020 that all final year secondary school students who tested positive for COVID-19 have recovered.

WAS­SCE: Lagos monitors virus safety compliance in schools

In a bid to ensure safety in schools as the 2020 West Af­rican Senior School Certif­icate Examinations (WAS­SCE) continues in Lagos State, the Director-Gen­eral, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, and OEQA evaluators have em­barked on COVID-19 safety and hygiene compliance monitoring exercise.

I can’t share my husband – woman tells court

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