Olawale Ajimotokan in Abuja
The federal government has announced that the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) examination will hold from August 4 to September 5.
The Minister of State for Education, Mr Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, made this announcement on Monday at the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 briefing in Abuja.
He said the federal government representatives in WAEC confirmed the date that the examination will be hold at a meeting on Monday.
Nwajiuba said that as soon the WAEC examination is concluded, the NABTEB and NECO examinations will also follow suit.
He said those states that are willing to have the examinations should make their states available for revision classes.
The minister added that local timing will be published while on Tuesday there will be a stakeholders’ meeting with NCDC and the Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) on the examination processes.
More to follow…