Covid-19: Abia Govt Plans School Reopening For Graduating Students

The Abia State Government has expressed readiness to reopen schools only for students in graduating classes (primary 6, JS3, SS3), including those in higher institutions. This is coming barely 24 hours after the Federal Government, Monday, announced that exit classes for Nigerian secondary schools are to resume on August 4th, 2020. The reopening of exit … Read more

WAEC, FG Settle For September 5 As New Date For 2020 WASSCE

The Federal Government has announced a shift in date of the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) billed for August 4 to September 5, 2020, CAMPUS GIST reports. The shift of the 2020 WASSCE was announced by the Minister of State for Education, Hon. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, in a statement made available to CAMPUS … Read more

2020 WAEC: Reps, minister to seek audience with Buhari, govs

…House Committee on Basic Education to engage govs forum – Prof. Ihonvbere The House of Representatives Committee on Basic Education and Services, the Ministry of Education and West African Examination Council (WAEC), Nigeria on Thursday met in Abuja and resolved to meet with President Muhammadu Buhari and governors on the WAEC examination, CAMPUS GIST reports. … Read more

Reverse Your Decision On 2020 WAEC, House Of Reps Tell FG

The House Committee on Basic Education and Services on Friday said the 2020 West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (WASSCE) should not be cancelled in Nigeria. The Chairman of the committee, Julius Ihonvbere (APC-Edo), made the committee’s position known in a statement in Abuja. Mr Ihonvbere, a professor, said the committee was amazed at the … Read more

WAEC: Cancellation Puts Nigeria At More Risk, Atiku Opposes FG

Former Vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has opposed Federal Government’s decision that Nigerian students won’t partake in this year’s examinations of the West African Examination Council (WAEC) in order to protect the students from contracting COVID-19. In a statement he personally signed on Friday and made available to Campus Gist, Atiku, Founder of American University … Read more

BREAKING: Nigeria Boycotts 2020 WAEC Exams

The federal government on Wednesday said Nigerian final year secondary school (SS3) students won’t participate in the forthcoming West African Examination Council (WAEC) examinations. This was disclosed by the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, while addressing State House Correspondents after the virtual meeting of the Federal Executive Council (FEC), in Abuja. The Minister argued that … Read more