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The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has formally rescheduled the Could/June 2021 West African Senior College Certificates Examination (WASSCE).

The examinations which have been rescheduled because of the disruptions to the training sector occasioned by the COVID-19 pandemic will now maintain from August 16, 2021, to September 30, 2021.

This disclosure is contained in a press assertion that was signed by WAEC’s Performing Head, Public Affairs, Demianus Ojijeogu, on Friday, April 9, 2021, and seen on its official Twitter deal with.

Ojijeogu within the assertion additionally denied media studies that the exams had been postponed. In his clarification, he mentioned that the Head of the Nationwide Workplace of WAEC, Patrick Areghan, was quoted out of context.

The assertion from WAEC partly reads, “We want to categorically state that the pinnacle of the nationwide workplace was quoted out of context.

The top of the nationwide workplace had in his handle throughout the press briefing acknowledged as follows: ‘Let me additionally use this chance to dispel rumours being peddled about by some folks relating to the conduct of WASSCE for college candidates, 2021. The consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic are nonetheless very a lot felt within the training sector. The educational calendar has been distorted. It is going to, due to this fact, not be attainable to have the examination in Could/June this yr. A handy Worldwide Timetable for the conduct of the examination will quickly be launched.’

The association is according to the present tutorial calendar and was executed in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Schooling.

Consequently, the council needs to tell faculties, candidates and most of the people that the examination will maintain from August 16 to September 30, 2021. The Worldwide timetable for the conduct of the examination will likely be launched sooner or later.”

In case you missed it

  • WAEC had just a few days in the past whereas releasing the outcomes for personal candidates who sat for this yr’s WASSCE — the primary sequence mentioned that the West African Senior College Certificates Examination (WASSCE) for college college students could not maintain in Could/June.
  • It mentioned {that a} handy agenda for the examination would quickly be launched.


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