Nigeria’s Minister of State for Training, Emeka Nwajiuba
The West African Senior Faculty Certificates Examination (WASSCE) will start in August, Nigeria’s Minister of State for Training, Emeka Nwajiuba has confirmed.
He made the announcement on Monday on the briefing of the Presidential Activity Pressure on COVID-19 in Abuja.
He gave the precise date as 4th of August to fifth of September.
He mentioned, “From the 4th of August to the fifth of September, please take word. Final week the Chairman of the PTF introduced that college services can be accessible for many who wish to go into revision courses.
“The concept right here is that we’ve an entire month from now until then, those that can and those that are prepared; the states who’re prepared ought to make their faculties accessible for his or her youngsters to revise.
“We’ve performed probably the most we are able to with our representatives at WAEC and we’ve, this afternoon, confirmed that the dates allotted for the exams can be from the 4th of August via to the fifth of September,” the minister added.
In accordance with him, the ministry will publish the native timings for the examinations after a gathering with authorities of the Nigeria Centre for Illness Management (NCDC) and the Nigerian Union of Lecturers (NUT), amongst different stakeholders.
Nwajiuba disclosed that as quickly as WAEC examinations have been concluded, the federal government would take up the Nationwide Examination Council (NECO) and the Nationwide Enterprise and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) examinations.
WASSCE is a standardised check performed by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) for senior secondary faculty college students within the graduating class.