NECO resumes examinations across Nigeria

The National Examinations Council NECO, has announced the resumption of its 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination SSCE nationwide on Monday, November 9 2020.


The NECO Head of Information, Azeez Sani, stated this in a statement at the headquarters of the examination body in Niger State North Central Nigeria.


Mr Sani mentioned that the Examination Council was constrained to postpone the examinations indefinitely on Monday October 25 2020 due to security challenges occasioned by the ENDSARS protests, which disrupted the smooth conduct of the examinations in some parts of the country.


He noted that the examinations will now continue with a new time-table from Monday November 9 2020 to Saturday November 28 2020 following the return of normalcy across the country.


“The new time-table will be made available to the general public, schools and candidates from Wednesday November 4 2020. The time-table can also be seamlessly downloaded from the NECO official website:“, Sani said.


The NECO head of information who further thanked the general public and candidates for their patience and understanding during the period the SSCE was suspended, assured the general public of quality service in the discharge of her statutory responsibilities at all times.



Source: Voice of Nigeria