Tag: Examination

NECO Releases 2021 Results

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the 2021 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) internal results. Announcing the results in Minna, Niger state, NECO Registrar and Chief Executive Prof Ibrahim Wushishi, apologized to Nigerians for delay in releasing the examination results. He said 878,925 candidates made five credits and above[Read More…]

Breaking: WAEC has postponed the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has postponed the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates in Nigeria. Head of Public Affairs, WAEC Nigeria, Mr Demianus Ojijeogu, who made this known in a statement, said the examination commences by Monday, November 30, 2020. The statement was[Read More…]

Here’s Why WAEC withdrew 1992, 1993 candidates’ certificates

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released a list of candidates whose certificates it had impounded over the candidates’ involvement in malpractices during examinations held in December 1992 and 1993. The council released the examination years and certificate numbers of the affected candidates but did not publish their names.[Read More…]

Blind Candidates Collude To Cheat During Examinations – WAEC Says

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says blind candidates also cheat during examinations. They cheat by colluding. The Head of Test Administration of WAEC in Nigeria, Mrs Frances Iweha-Onukwu, made the revelation in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos yesterday. Iweha-Onukwu said the reason could[Read More…]

Only 38% Scored Five Credits As WAEC Releases Nov/Dec WASSCE

A total of 66,497 out of the 172,699 candidates who sat for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination for private candidates this year recorded five credits and above in five subjects, including Mathematics and English Language. Only four candidates out of the 19 visually-challenged candidates who sat for the[Read More…]

Fire Outbreak Forces YABATECH To Suspend Exams, Academic Activities

The management of Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, has suspended all academic activities indefinitely after an early morning fire on Wednesday razed the institution’s Bakassi Hostel. YABATECH’s spokesperson, Dr. Charles Oni, in a statement on Wednesday said, “all examinations and lectures, especially scheduled for today (Wednesday) have been put on[Read More…]

How 300-Level UNILORIN Student Withdraws from University Because He Got His WASSCE Grades Through Malpractice

The management of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN) has reacted to a letter by one of its student (now a former student) who voluntarily withdrew from the university. Jephthah Abolarin, who was a 300-Level Sociology student, had written to the university confessing to cheating during his West African Senior School[Read More…]

Breaking: WAEC Releases Results, Only 53% Passed

The West African Examinations (WAEC), has Friday in Lagos released its 2016 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), withholding the results of 137,295, representing 8.89% candidates. Just as a total of eight hundred and seventy eight thousand and forty (878,040) candidates, representing 52.97%, obtained credits in five (5)[Read More…]

Ondo State Bride Wears Wedding Gown To Examination Hall Shortly After Church Service [Photo]

Student of Rufus Giwa Polytechnic, Owo, Ondo State were stunned recently when a lady stormed the exam hall clad in wedding gown. According to the Nation Newspaper, a certain, a student of Department of Accountancy, had no choice than to appear ‘odd’ after the examination co-incidentally fell on her wedding[Read More…]

Law Students Lied, Over 1000 Failed Bar Exam, Management Reacts

Authorities of Nigeria Law School have described the claims that about 4,000 students of the institution failed its August 2014 Bar Final Examinations as untrue. Some students of the school have in the past few days embarked on protests over what they described as mass failure in the final examination[Read More…]