The West African Examinations Council has stated that it’s a 45-day deadline from the very last paper to launch the results of this 2020 Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination. This implies that the results must be published by late October.
The council advised one of the correspondents on Saturday it would continue to 45 days following the previous paper was composed to release the outcome and function to meet up with the deadline.
This is just since the Lagos State Ministry of Education throughout the State Examinations Board said that by 2021, entry examinations in the Lagos State Model Colleges and Upgraded Junior Secondary Schools will be done through this Computer-Based Testing.
The Head of Public Affairs, WAEC Nigeria, Demianus Ojijeogu, at a text message to one of our correspondents on Saturday, stated,”Prior to the outbreak of COVID-19, we typically released it 45 days following the previous paper on the schedule should have been obtained. We’re focusing on fulfilling that deadline.”
The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folashade Adefisayo, stated on Saturday in the launch of the CBT in the State Examination Board headquarters the entry exercises could be conducted via CBT by 2021.
Just 210 students seeking entry into Lagos State Model Colleges and Upgraded Junior Secondary Schools in the country chosen for CBT at 2020.
Adefisayo, represented by the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Education, Mrs Abosede Adelaja, stated,”The exam will be rigorously CBT by following year because the planet is a global village. In addition, you have to add and adopt modern technologies.
“The parents of those candidates who opted for CBT will get the outcomes of the kids within 24 hours following the exam. Education is still the veritable instrument to achieve greatness as it can help to prepare individual life’s difficulties.”
She noticed that just 47 students were nominated for the inaugural examination while the rest 163 students would take theirs from Monday, September 28, to Wednesday, September 30, 2020, in the Lagos State Examinations Board.