The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released the timetable for the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination.
The West African Senior School Certificate Examination(WASSCE) will begin on August 17. Accordingly, students in the exit classes in secondary schools will resume August 4.
In a statement on Tuesday, August 4, Demianus Ojijeogu, the spokesperson of WAEC, said different versions of the examination timetable have been in circulation and “advised the general public to disregard them as they did not come from WAEC.
“The West African Examinations Council, Nigeria wishes to inform its stakeholders-schools, parents and candidate-that the Final International Timetable for the conduct of WASSCE for School Candidates, 2020 has been released,” he said.
WAEC however asked the candidates to adhere to the rules and regulations guiding the conduct of the examination by shunning all acts of malpractices and obeying all Covid-19 guidelines that have been put in place at the examination centres.
According to Ojijeogu, the timetable has been sent to the candidates and all the schools.
“We have sent the timetable to the schools and candidates also have their copy,” he said
Secondary school graduating students who live in the five English-speaking countries (Nigeria, Ghana, Sierra Leone, The Gambia, and Liberia) will be involved in the WASSCE.
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