• News - News
  • Updated: August 18, 2020

WAEC Reacts To Allegation Of Students' Extortion By Invigilators

WAEC Reacts To Allegation Of Students' Extortion By Invigila

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has directed that any school or invigilator involved in the extortion of candidates sitting for the 2020 examination should be reported to the Council.

AllNews reports that WAEC via its official Twitter handle on Tuesday stated this.

WAEC 2020 Schedule

Recall that the management of WAEC, Nigeria had about two weeks ago officially announced the release of the final international timetable for the conduct of WASSCE for School candidates, 2020.

The Council in a statement made available to AllNews enjoined stakeholders-schools, parents and candidates disregard several other versions of the examination timetable that have been in circulation as it did not emanate from them.

In the release signed by Demianus Ojijeogu, head of public affairs WAEC Nigeria said the examination slated to begin today Monday, August 17, 2020, will end on Saturday, September 12, 2020.

According to him, “The Council hereby urges the candidates to abide by the rules and regulations guiding the conduct of the examination by shunning all acts of malpractice and obeying all Covid-19 protocols that have been put in place at the examination centres."

READ ALSO: There Was No Fire At Our Headquarters - WAEC

AllNews understands that 1,549, 463 candidates have registered for the 2020 WASSCE.

Related Topics

Join our Telegram platform to get news update Join Now

0 Comment(s)

See this post in...


We have selected third parties to use cookies for technical purposes as specified in the Cookie Policy. Use the “Accept All” button to consent or “Customize” button to set your cookie tracking settings