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EDUCATION

SSCE: How Do Candidates Benefit From Examination Malpractices?

It is a well known fact that examination malpractices have become widespread in Senior School Certificate Examinations (SSCE). Why has the menace become difficult to curtail? Who does benefits from examination infractions? The National Examination Council (NECO) as well as other examination bodies devote a lot of resources to curtail cheating in their examinations.

  1 year ago ago
SSCE: How Do Candidates Benefit From Examination Malpractices?

EDUCATION

FG Bans SSS1, SSS2 Students from Taking External WASSCE, NECO, NABTEB, Gives Important Reasons.

The federal government has banned students in Senior Secondary School one and two(ss1 and ss2) from applying for and taking the external West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). The above mentioned students are also banned from taking the National Examination Council (NECO) and National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB).

  10 months ago ago
FG Bans SSS1, SSS2 Students from Taking External WASSCE, NECO, NABTEB, Gives Important Reasons.

EDUCATION

Here's Why It Shouldn't Be A Surprise As NECO Revealed That Exam Malpractice Is Rampant In The North

Image credit: thenationonline.net The registrar of the National Examination Council, (NECO), Professor Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi has revealed that examination malpractices are rampant in northern states of Nigeria. The registrar made this revelation while making a presentation on the consequences of malpractice during the Annual General Meeting of the Association of Model Islamic Schools.

  11 months ago ago
Here's Why It Shouldn't Be A Surprise As NECO Revealed That Exam Malpractice Is Rampant In The North

SOCIETY

IPOB Members Allegedly Burnt Passenger Alive In Imo For Disobeying Sit-At-Home Order

According to SaharaReporters, IPOB members have attacked a minibus, setting it ablaze with its occupants. They also reported that students were prevented from sitting for National Examination Council (NECO) papers for today as schools were forced to close. According to the report, a passenger was burnt alive in Nkwogu, Ahiazu Mbaise Local Government Area, Imo State for disobeying the sit-at-home order issued by the leaders of the Indigenous People of Biafra.

  1 year ago ago
IPOB Members Allegedly Burnt Passenger Alive In Imo For Disobeying Sit-At-Home Order

EDUCATION

FG Bans All SSS1 And SSS2 Student From Taking External Exams In Nigeria

The Federal government of Nigeria, has banned all students of Senior Secondary School one and Senior Secondary School two, from participating in all external exams such as the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB), and even the National Examination Council (NECO) exams.

  10 months ago ago
FG Bans All SSS1 And SSS2 Student From Taking External Exams In Nigeria

EDUCATION

IPOB Sit-At-Home: NECO Clears Air On Disruption Of Examination In South East

The National Examination Council, NECO, has on Monday August 9, 2021, cleared the air over reported disruption of the council’s examination exercise going on in the South East part of Nigeria, following the IPOB Sit-at-home order. The council emphasized that it had not recorded any case of disruption of its ongoing examination in the region, neither in any part of the country, with respect to the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.

  1 year ago ago
IPOB Sit-At-Home: NECO Clears Air On Disruption Of Examination In South East

EDUCATION

FG bans SS1, SS2 students from participating in WASSCE, NECO, NABTEB

The Nigerian government has banned students in upper secondary schools 1 and 2 from participating in the West African Secondary School Certificate External Examination (WASSCE). The students are also prohibited from passing the National Examination Council (NECO) and the National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB).

  10 months ago ago
FG bans SS1, SS2 students from participating in WASSCE, NECO, NABTEB

EDUCATION

FG Bans SS 1 And SS2 Students from Taking External Examinations

Achieving a high standard of education as observed in developed countries has always been on the developmental agenda of many administrations. Different factors contribute to the low standard of education in the country. To improve the standard of education, the Federal Ministry of Education has issued directives to principals of federal unity schools nationwide to ensure that no SS1 or SS2 students should be allowed to apply or take external West African Senior School Certificate Examination, the National Examination Council, and National Business and Technical Examinations Board.

  10 months ago ago
FG Bans SS 1 And SS2 Students from Taking External Examinations

EDUCATION

Four Northern States Top NECO List Of Examination Malpractice

Bauchi, Borno, Kano and Kebbi States have featured prominently in the list of schools involved in examination malpractice in Nigeria. This was noted by NECO (National Examination Council) Registrar, Dantani Wushishi. Wushishi disclosed that examination malpractices are rampant in northern states and high in Borno, Bauchi, Kano and Kebbi States in the past five (5) years.

  11 months ago ago
Four Northern States Top NECO List Of Examination Malpractice

EDUCATION

Ebonyi State Government commends NECO for organizing examination devoid of malpractice

In making Ebonyi State educational sector one of the best in Nigeria, the Government of Ebonyi State has commended the National Examination Council (NECO) for organizing Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) in an atmosphere devoid of malpractice this year in Ebonyi State. The Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Education, Dr. Obianuju Aloh gave the commendation while supervising some schools that participated in the examination in Abakaliki Metropolis.

  1 year ago ago
Ebonyi State Government commends NECO for organizing examination devoid of malpractice

EDUCATION

Opinion: Kaduna Gov't Asking JSS 3 Students To Write Exams In Mufti Is A Bad Idea

The growing rate of insecurity in the North-Western part of the country has been a major source of concern for everyone. It is the major reason why the Kaduna state government had on August 9, instructed that all primary and secondary Schools in the state should remain closed.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Kaduna Gov't Asking JSS 3 Students To Write Exams In Mufti Is A Bad Idea

EDUCATION

Federal Government bans Senior Secondary School Students in year 1 and 2 from taking external exams

The Federal Government has banned students in Senior Secondary School one and two from taking and applying for West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WAEC), the National Examination Council (NECO), and National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB). The Federal Ministry of Education released a circular to principals of federal unity schools which contained the ban.

  10 months ago ago
Federal Government bans Senior Secondary School Students in year 1 and 2 from taking external exams

EDUCATION

FG Bans SS1 And SS2 Students From Participating In WASSCE, NECO, NABTEB

The Federal Government has stopped students in Senior Secondary School one and two from participating in external West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), the National Examination Council (NECO), and National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB). According to Mr Adamu Adamu, he made it clear to everyone that students who are involved in the practice find it difficult to settle down on serious studies.

  10 months ago ago
FG Bans SS1 And SS2 Students From Participating In WASSCE, NECO, NABTEB

EDUCATION

Students In SS1 And SS2 Are Not Allowed To Take WASSCE, NECO, or NABTEB, According To The FG.

Students in Senior Secondary School one and two are no longer allowed to take the external West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), the National Examination Council (NECO), or the National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB). The Federal Ministry of Education issued a circular to principals of federal unity schools informing them of the situation.

  10 months ago ago
Students In SS1 And SS2 Are Not Allowed To Take WASSCE, NECO, or NABTEB, According To The FG.

EDUCATION

NECO Opens Up On Number Of Nigerians Writing Their Exam

The National Examination Council, NECO, has opened up on the actual number of Nigerians writing their exam, stating that no fewer than 1.3 candidates are currently taking part in the exercise in 18,000 centers across Nigeria. The disclosure was made by the Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the Examination Body, Professor Ibrahim Wushishi.

  1 year ago ago
NECO Opens Up On Number Of Nigerians Writing Their Exam

EDUCATION

Armed bandits rob NECO question papers mistaking them for money

Examination question papers and materials of some examination bodies such as the West African Examination Council (WAEC), the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), and the National Examination Council (NECO), are often collected by the examination supervisors from the Bank. This was the reason a female supervisor for NECO examination in Government Secondary School, Ungwan Sarki in Kaduna North Local Government Area, Kaduna State, was attacked by armed hoodlums.

  1 year ago ago
Armed bandits rob NECO question papers mistaking them for money

EDUCATION

Edo College Abuse Video: Government Suspends Principal And House Master

The Secretary to Edo State Government has stated her stand and persecutes Abusers with Child Rights Law. The Edo State Government has watched with disdain the disturbing viral social media video of abuse by students of Edo College, Benin City, the Edo State capital. The State Ministry of Education on enquiry discovered that the incident took place at the college premises and involved Senior Secondary School (SSS) students of Akenzua Hall of residence, who are writing their National Examination Council (NECO) final examination.

  1 year ago ago
Edo College Abuse Video: Government Suspends Principal And House Master

EDUCATION

Bauchi, Borno, Kano and Kebbi States Have Been Top On Examination Malpractice list for Five years - NECO

The National Examination Council (NECO) has released reports concerning states involved in malpractice. The council who took statistics of the events for the last five (5) years noted that States in the North East and North West have featured more in the acts. The Registrar of NECO, Dantani Wushishi, disclosed this during a presentation at the 2021 Biennial National Conference and with Association of Model Islamic Schools title, "Consequences of Examination Malpractice: Closing the gaps and incentives for National Growth".

  11 months ago ago
Bauchi, Borno, Kano and Kebbi States Have Been Top On Examination Malpractice list for Five years - NECO

EDUCATION

FG bans SSS1, SSS2 students from taking external WASSCE, NECO, NABTEB

Students in Senior Secondary School one and two are no longer allowed to apply for and take the external West African Senior School Certificate Examination, the National Examination Council, or the National Business and Technical Examinations Board. This was stated in a circular sent to federal unity school principals by the Federal Ministry of Education.

  10 months ago ago
FG bans SSS1, SSS2 students from taking external WASSCE, NECO, NABTEB

EDUCATION

OPINION: What May Happen In Nigeria As FG Ban SS1 & SS2 Students From Writing WAEC, NECO Or NABTEB

Photo used as an illustration Some hours ago, Daily Post reported that the FG of Nigeria, with the support of stakeholders in the Ministry of Education, has banned SS1 and SS2 students from seating for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), National Examination Council (NECO) and National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB).

  10 months ago ago
OPINION: What May Happen In Nigeria As FG Ban SS1 & SS2 Students From Writing WAEC, NECO Or NABTEB