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WASSCE DATE FOR ACADEMIC SEESION 2021/2022 HAS BEEN ANNOUNCED BY THE WAEC OFFICE.

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The West Africa Examination Council, (WAEC) has announced the date which the West African Senior School Certificate Examination(WASSCE) will begin.

WAEC will begin the examination on the 16th of August 2021.

This announcement was made on Tuesday in Lagos by Mr Patrick Areghan, Head of the Nigeria office.

The WASSCE 2021, wilp take place throughout the sub-region from Monday 16th August to Friday 8th October 2021. This is actually based on the Final International Timetable.

“Although the examination will end in Nigeria on 30 September 2021- spanning a period of seven – weeks,” he said.

He said that there’s an expectation of 1.6 million candidates who are to participate in this 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination.

Waec sets date for WASSCE

He also said about 25,000 senior teachers would be appointed as supervisors for the examination.

The boss of the WAEC office blamed COVID-19 for the postponement of the examination till August against May/June.

2021 WASSCE:

He said, “As I have always said, conducting examination is not a tea party. It is a huge task and requires the collaboration and cooperation of all critical stakeholders, including the media.

”It requires a lot of preparations and even more, especially in the face of the rising cases of insecurity and the resurgence of coronavirus pandemic in the country.

”In conducting this examination, we also want to ensure that the lives of all those involved, including council’s staff, and materials are properly secure.

”Our arrangement for the successful conduct of our upcoming examination, therefore, is in top gear as we are ensuring that we do not leave any stone unturned,” he said.

He said that West African School Certificate was internationally accepted and required protection of its integrity.

”Therefore, in order not allow anything to reduce that standard, we shall be collaborating with the federal and state ministries of health and education as well as the police and other security agencies.

”This is in a bid to ensure that all precautionary measures are in place before, during and after the examination,” Areghan said.

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