By Kuni Tyessi
Following requests by candidates to be given more time to complete their registration process for the 2020 external SSCE, the National Examinations Council (NECO) has fixed new dates for the examination.
The Council said all candidates are advised to access the revised examination timetable on its website.
A statement signed by its Head, Media and Publicity, Azeez Sani, said the examination, which was earlier scheduled to commence on Monday, February 1, 2021 and end on Wednesday March 3, 2021 will commence on Monday, February 8, 2021 and end on Wednesday March 10, 2021.
The statement reads: “The Council hereby informs those candidates who missed some papers during the 2020 SSCE (Internal) due to the ENDSARS protests in some states, to take note of the new dates and report for the examination accordingly at their various examination centres to be designated.
“The examination which was earlier scheduled to commence on Monday, 1st February, 2021 and end on Wednesday 3rd March, 2021, will commence on Monday, 8th February, 2021 and end on Wednesday 10th March, 2021.
“All candidates are advised to access the revised Examination Time Table on the Council’s website: www.neco.gov.ng.”
All candidates, stakeholders and the general public have been encouraged to take note of the new dates.