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Osun Performance In WASSCE  Has Improved, Says Commissioner

Osun Performance In WASSCE Has Improved, Says Commissioner

The Osun State Commissioner for Education, Mr. Wasiu Omotunde-Young, has said the performance of pupils in the West African Senior School Certificate Examination has improved by 284 per cent. Omotunde-Young said this at a press conference in Osogbo on Thursday. He said the state recorded just 15.68 per cent in WASSCE in 2010 just before Governor Rauf Aregbesola assumed office but said the state ac... »

WAEC to release 2018 exam results in July

WAEC to release 2018 exam results in July

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it will release the results of the 2018 West Africa senior school certificate examination (WASSCE) in 45 days. Damianus Ojijeogu, the council’s head of public affairs, made this known in an interview with NAN on Saturday in Lagos. The council, he said, was satisfied with the conduct of the just concluded examination for school candidates nationwide... »

Registration for WAEC GCE Begins today, Monday, May 14, 2018

Registration for WAEC GCE Begins today, Monday, May 14, 2018

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has announced that the second series of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates will begin soon. If you wish to write this exam, you’re expected to pay a registration fee of N13,950 and a commission of N500 to banks. The spokesperson of the exam body, Demianus Ojijeogu, made this known in a statement ... »

WAEC Pledges to assist in tackling Nigeria’s Education Challenges

WAEC Pledges to assist in tackling Nigeria’s Education Challenges

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has pledged to continue to proffer solutions to challenges facing Nigeria’s education sector through intensive research. Mr Collins Udu, Deputy Registrar in-charge of Research Unit of the council’s International Office, made the pledge in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in Lagos. According to Udu, one of the mandates of the... »

Blind students cheat by colluding during WAEC – Official Reveals

Blind students cheat by colluding during WAEC – Official Reveals

– An official of WAEC has revealed that most blind students collude to pass the examinations – Frances Iweha-Onukwu revealed that this was because of poor preparation – Mrs Iweha-Onukwu urged the Nigerian government to improve policies in relation to education According to an official of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), among blind candidates, one of the most common ... »

2016 WAEC Best Student Gets Scholarship up to Ph.D

2016 WAEC Best Student Gets Scholarship up to Ph.D

When Miss Faizal Abu bakar Sani, 17, a former student of Olumawu School, Abuja, was writing her West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE, few months ago, little did she know that the examination would earn her a scholarship to study any course of her choice in any university in the world of her choosing. As fortune smiles on her, Faizal’s scholarship as stated by the Kano State Go... »

Candidates forget “Expo” in answer booklets – WAEC

Candidates forget “Expo” in answer booklets – WAEC

In a hurry to submit their answer booklets to invigilators, some candidates forget their expo (materials used for examination malpractice) in the booklets, the West African Examination Council has said. The council also noted that some other candidates use different answer booklets from its authorised copies. Its Public Relations Officer, Mr. Demianus Ojijeogu, who confirmed this in an interview w... »

WAEC To Withhold Students’ Results In 19 States. See Why

WAEC To Withhold Students’ Results In 19 States. See Why

The West Africa Examinations Council (WAEC) has threatened to withhold results of candidates in 19 states that sat for the May/June 2015 WASSCE over non-payment of candidates’ registration fees by theirstate governments.Speaking at the WAEC national office, Yaba, today 27th of July, the Head of National Office (HNO) Mr Charles Eguridu said: “The affected states should off-set the registrationfees ... »