WAEC Finally Explains Why President Buhari Was NOT Given Certificate In 2015

The West African Examination Council, WAEC, has explained why the body was not able to give President Muhammadu Buhari an “attestation of his result in 2015. WAEC, through its Registrar, Iyi Uwadiae, had on Friday presented the attestation of results to Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. However, the action of WAEC stirred reactions among Nigerians, who questioned why Buhari was not issued the certificate in 2015 but has done same ahead of 2019. Responding to a statement on Twitter, WAEC on it’s official Twitter page wrote: “What happened was…

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WAEC Introduces ‘Walk-In’ Candidates, Allows Registration 24 Hours Before Paper

The examination board that conducts the West African Senior School Certificate Examination in West African countries, has made a new revelation. In a press statement by Demianus Ojijeogu, and made available to journalists on Sunday, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it will soon conduct the first series of the West African Senior School certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates. According to PREMIUM TIMES, spokesperson of the examination council, who signed the statement, also said the examination will be conducted between January and February, 2019. According to the statement,…

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SEE What WAEC Is Saying About Leakage Of Exam Questions

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has condemned the activities of fraudsters in the country. The body said their criminal acts were capable of jeopardizing the performance of gullible candidates in the ongoing WASSCE for Private Candidates, 2018-Second Series in Nigeria. Mr. Demianus Ojijeogu, Head, Public Affairs in a statement Wednesday night, lamented that exams written in other countries had been leaked in Nigeria. He said: “The Council has observed with dismay that past questions were being posted vis WhatsApp and criminal websites by fraudulent individuals, which they claim are…

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SEE What WAEC Is Saying About Leakage Of Exam Questions

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has condemned the activities of fraudsters in the country. The body said their criminal acts were capable of jeopardizing the performance of gullible candidates in the ongoing WASSCE for Private Candidates, 2018-Second Series in Nigeria. Mr. Demianus Ojijeogu, Head, Public Affairs in a statement Wednesday night, lamented that exams written in other countries had been leaked in Nigeria. He said: “The Council has observed with dismay that past questions were being posted vis WhatsApp and criminal websites by fraudulent individuals, which they claim are…

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WAEC Explains Why Students Fail English Language In WASSCE

The West African Examination Council, WAEC has explained the reasons why so many students failed the English Language in the 2018 senior secondary certificate examination. The Public Relations Officer of the Council in Ghana, in Ghana, Agnes Teye Cudjoe said the 2018 Chief Examiner’s report shows that the students failed the subject because they used shorthand and Pidgin in their exams. According to WAEC, 193,882 candidates, representing 61.67% out of the total number who sat for the exams failed to obtain a pass mark. Provisional results released by WAEC indicated…

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How Nigerian Pupils Cheat During WASSCE Through Websites

While some youths sweat and rack their brains for answers to questions at the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination, others have perfected the art of getting cheap grades through some websites which obtain questions before the start of exams. An investigation by PUNCH Metro revealed this on Tuesday. Our correspondent had pretended to be a candidate sitting for the WASSCE being administered by the West African Examination Council. He subscribed for answers to Commerce (Objective and Theory) from five of the result-peddling websites – naijaclass.com, examcrown.com, examsort.com, waecexpo.com…

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WAEC GCE Result For Jan/Feb 1st Series 2018 Is Out – See How To Check Your Result

This is to inform the general public and especially, candidates that participated in the 2018 January/February 1st Series Exam West African Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE for Private Candidates (popularly known as WAEC GCE) that their results are now available online . 2018 WAEC GCE Results have been successfully uploaded online and it is accessible from the WAEC official result checking website. Candidates need to purchase the WAEC result checker which cost N500 (five hundred naira only) from authorized dealers or any WAEC office nearest to them to be able…

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WAEC Explains Why Prisoners Should Partake In Examination

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it is ready to partner with relevant key stakeholders in the education sector in assisting prison inmates to have easy access to education. The council’s Head of National Office (HNO), Mr. Olutise Adenipekun, told the Journalists on Wednesday in Lagos that such collaboration would enhance the inmates’ transformation and development. Adenipekun said there is life after prison, adding that there is need to encourage the inmates to acquire education. “Education in the prisons is an area I am passionate about as a key…

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WAEC Releases Approved Subjects, Exam Towns For 2018 First Series (Full list)

The leadership of the West African Examination Council, WAEC has released the list of approved subjects and approved centres for conducting the examinations.  The West African Examination Council, WAEC, has released list of approved exam towns for West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination, WASSCE, private candidates of the 2018 first series. The list contained names of towns and villages across the country. WAEC also released list of subjects to be examined the series. The information obtained from the exam body’s website is reproduced below: SUBJECTS 1) General Mathematics 2)…

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Solutions To Lost, Stolen Or Burnt Original WAEC Certificates

Are you a victim of lost, stolen, or burnt WAEC Original Certificate? The Original WAEC Certificate has been one of the most crucial document required of candidates seeking admission into higher institutions.We have received so many calls, messages and emails on this topic, so we decided to clarify every individual on the Lost, Stolen or burnt Certificate.According to the West African Examination Council Issuing of Original Certificate is done Once.Candidates who lost or Misplaced their Original Certificate are to report to any WAEC Office in the State he or she…

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