West African Senior School Certificate Examination has been scheduled to commence in August.
The Minister of State for Education Emeka Nwajiuba,announced this on Monday at the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja.
He said From last week, the Chairman of the PTF announced that school facilities will be available for those who want to go into revision classes adding that the states who are willing should make their schools available for their children to revise.
He added that the dates chosen for the exams will be from the 4th of August to the 5th of September. He further said that the ministry will publish the local timings for the examinations after a meeting with authorities of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Nigerian Union of Teachers and other stakeholders.
Nwajiuba disclosed that as soon as WAEC examinations are concluded, the government would take up the National Examination Council and the National Business and Technical Examinations Board examinations.