WASSCE

Nigerian govt reverses resumption of schools, says no WAEC exam for now.

The federal government has reversed its earlier announcement on the resumption of schools. It also said no Nigerian school will participate in the West African Senior School Certificate Examinations earlier scheduled for August 5 to September 5. This year’s examination, administered by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), was postponed indefinitely in April after it [...]

WAEC gives breakdown of candidates’ performance in May/June WASSCE

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has given update on the outcome of the 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). Mr Olu Adenipekun, WAEC’s Head of National Office (HNO), while briefing newsmen in Lagos State, said a total of 1,020,519 candidates, who sat for the 2019 May/June WASSCE for schools, obtained credits and [...]

By |2019-11-13T02:13:19+01:00August 5th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Classwork Support, editorials, Education, news|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

WAEC set to release withheld 2015 WASSCE results

The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, Wednesday explained why it would release the results of the , May/June 2015 West African Senior School Certificate, WASSCE, that was earlier withhold due to indebtedness by the states, saying it was because of the prevailing economic challenges facing the country. Head of the Nigeria National Office of WAEC, [...]

By |2019-11-13T04:02:27+01:00August 13th, 2015|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

WAEC Commences 2015 November/December GCE Registration

This is to inform interested candidates as well as the general public that application for the 2015 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) November/December has begun. Method of application Candidates can access the details of the application via WAEC portal by clicking http://registration.waecdirect.org/ Application Deadline The deadline for application is August 22, 2015.

By |2015-05-08T10:49:48+01:00May 8th, 2015|Categories: news|Tags: , , |0 Comments

WASSCE: Mass failure worries WAEC

The National Head of the West African Examinations Council, WAEC, office in Nigeria, Mr. Charles Egurudu, has said the body is saddened by the failure of candidates that write its examinations. Egurudu, who spoke yesterday at the award-giving ceremony to the best three Benue State schools in the 2011 WAEC examinations,  in Makurdi, insisted that [...]

By |2014-09-12T16:22:31+01:00September 12th, 2014|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

REVEALED: Why 69% of students failed WASSCE

About 69% of Nigerian students who wrote the last West African Secondary School Certificate Examinations, WASSCE, failed. If this statistic is anything to judge the education sector by, it would mean that only about three out of ten students currently in the nation’s secondary schools will be qualified for the tertiary level at the end [...]

By |2019-11-13T04:52:23+01:00August 23rd, 2014|Categories: news|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

WAEC inaugurates fresh initiatives, moves to check malpractice

The West African Examinations Council has inaugurated the Walk-in-Candidates initiative for candidates sitting for its examinations. The Head, National Office of WAEC Nigeria, Mr. Charles Eguridu, unveiled this on Wednesday while speaking with journalists in Lagos. According to him, the initiative is for private candidates sitting for the council’s November/December. The move, he said, had [...]

By |2019-11-13T04:52:23+01:00August 22nd, 2014|Categories: news|Tags: , , , |0 Comments