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The Commissioner for Education, Pro. Badamasi Lawal Charanchi, told reporters at a briefing in his office, that the achievements recorded by the current administration since its inception needed to be reported.

Katsina settles N2.5 billion exam fees

The Katsina State Government on Monday stated that it has disbursed a combined N2.5billion as students’ fees for public examinations including West Africa Examination Council (WAEC), NECO and NABTEB, since the inception of Governor Aminu Bello Masari’s administration in 2015 in the past 5 years
An 18-year-old Nigerian, Peter Arotiba, from Kogi State, has been awarded the National Distinction and Merit Award by the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) for emerging overall best student in the 2018 examinations.

18-year old Nigerian receives merit award for emerging overall best in WASSCE

An 18-year-old Nigerian, Peter Arotiba, from Kogi State, has been awarded the National Distinction and Merit Award by the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) for emerging overall best student in the 2018 examinations. Arotiba, who...

I didn’t sign President Buhari’s Cambridge certificate – WAEC official

A West African Examinations Council official, Osidehinde Adewunmi, on Wednesday, denied signing the Cambridge University Moderated Examination certificates produced by President Muhammadu Buhari and tendered as exhibits before the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal in Abuja.

School gardener beats WAEC candidate to death

A SS3 student of Jubril Martins Memorial College, Iponri Lagos, Rafiu Adagun, has been beaten to death during the ongoing West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) by a gardener, Femi Aderounmu.
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APC: Ignore message of Kwara governorship candidate’s withdrawal

Mr Abdulraheem Olawuyi, a member of the House of Representatives from Kwara, has advised supporters of All Progressives Congress (APC) to ignore a statement being circulated that Mr Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq, the APC governorship candidate, had withdrawn from the race.

Sani Takori: Poor governance responsible for collapse of education in Zamfara

A former member representing Gummi/Bukkuyum constituency at the federal house of representative, now the Gubernatorial candidate of Advanced people Democratic Alliance (APDA) in Zamfara state Hon Sani Takori has disclosed that poor governance was responsible for the collapse of education in the state.

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.
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PDP: What WAEC gave Muhammadu Buhari was political certificate

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has described the presentation of attestation certificate and confirmation of school certificate result to President Muhammadu Buhari as a tragicomedy.
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In Pictures: Muhammadu Buhari receives attestation and confirmation of result from WAEC

President Muhammadu Buhari receives attestation and confirmation of result from West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) registrar in State House on 2nd Nov 2018.

WAEC vows to blacklist, publish names of exam malpractice culprits

The West Africa Examination Council has vowed to impose appropriate sanctions on the culprits of examination malpractice.

EFCC recovers N1.5 billion from looters in South South

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said it has recovered cash of over N1.5 billion from people being investigated for alleged fraudulent practices in the South-South zone of the country.
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Edo government, WAEC train teachers to improve learning

In order to improve the capacity and competence of teachers, Edo State Government said it has begun the training of teachers in the state.
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Kayode Fayemi: Workers’ salary arrears will be paid in six months

The winner of the Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has said that he will pay the backlog of salaries owed civil servants in the state within the first six months of his return to office.

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.

Police arrest suspected operator of fake WAEC centre

The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested a 48-year-old man suspected to be the operator of a fake West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) examination centre in Igbogbo, Ikorodu.

Police arrest suspected operator of fake WAEC centre

The Police Command in Lagos State has arrested a 48-year-old man suspected to be the operator of a fake West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) examination centre in Igbogbo, Ikorodu.

14 missing Dapchi schoolgirls may miss SSCE

Against odds that may impede an early release of the 110 girls kidnapped by gunmen from the Government Girls Science and Technical College (GGSTC), Dapchi, Yobe State, there are indications that 13 of the identified students may miss the 2018 May/June West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

President Buhari not doing enough in his anti-corruption war – Femi Falana

Activist lawyer, Mr. Femi Falana, SAN, on Friday declared that President Muhammadu Buhari is not doing enough in his battle to rid the nation of corruption and recovers stolen wealth from looters.

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