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EDUCATION

Sit-at-home: Why those who stopped students from taking their WASSCE are not for Igbos' interest

Picture.credit.collagen.com Today's sit-at-home order has resulted in a monumental failure, after the students who were taking the West Africa Examination Council were reportedly chased away by suspected members of the proscribed IPOB in Comprehensive Secondary School Nkume, in Njaba local government area in Imo state. Reports say that the boys came in large numbers, dispersing the students and the examiners on the ground by shooting sparodically into the air.

  1 month ago ago
Sit-at-home: Why those who stopped students from taking their WASSCE are not for Igbos' interest

POLITICS

Sit-at-home: Why protesters should have spoken to N'Assembly, and not to Ababribe

picture.wordpres.com The South East today witnessed another sit-at-home even though it has become obvious that people are not comfortable. The last sit-at-home was observed yesterday, September 13th 2021, as usual, but today's own was in remembrance of the day the soldiers invaded the home of Nnamdi Kanu, who is the leader of the proscribed IPOB, indigenous people of Biafra.

  1 month ago ago
Sit-at-home: Why protesters should have spoken to N'Assembly, and not to Ababribe

EDUCATION

Here Is The Full Timetable Breakdown For The 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) just announced that the external examination will begin on August 16, 2021. However, according to Demianus Ojijeogu, the Head of Public Affairs, the use of the National Identification Number (NIN) to register for this year would not be mandatory, as it will be for 2022 and later years.

  2 months ago ago
Here Is The Full Timetable Breakdown For The 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination

EDUCATION

Causes of Failure in WASSCE English Language and Their Remedies

One of the subjects most important subjects at the level of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) is English Language. One reason for this is that the subject is compulsory for admission into higher institutions in Nigeria. Chief Examiner's reports in recent years have highlighted some common areas of weaknesses of candidates in the subjects.

  1 month ago ago
Causes of Failure in WASSCE English Language and Their Remedies

RELIGION

Killing of the Anglican priest is another reason why sit-at-home should be suspended

picture.credit.naijanews.com The sit-at-home order in the South East is sliding into anarchy. People that have lost their lives since the beginning of the sit-at-home order a few weeks ago are becoming unacceptable. The last order that saw the WASSCE students chased out of the exam hall in Imo and the burning of the motorcycles of examiners made people bitter.

  1 month ago ago
Killing of the Anglican priest is another reason why sit-at-home should be suspended

EDUCATION

How You Can Score High In WASSCE Summary Question

As candidates prepare for the English Language papers in the ongoing, West African school Certificate Examination (WASSCE), it is a good time to give success tips to students that are sitting the examination. In this article, I will be exposing students to methods of writing high scoring summary at the level of the WASSCE.

  1 month ago ago
How You Can Score High In WASSCE Summary Question

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).

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

EDUCATION

Tips For Success In WASSCE Practical Chemistry

Chemistry is a key subject for students in sitting science subjects in the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). It is therefore important for students to have at least a credit in the subject. The practical aspect of the subject has however become an albatross to many candidates.

  1 month ago ago
Tips For Success In WASSCE Practical Chemistry

EDUCATION

FG stops SS1 and SS2 students from writing NECO, NABTEB and WASSCE

The Federal Government of Nigeria has declared that students in Senior Secondary School one and two will no longer participate in external examinations, such as National Examination Council(NECO), National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) and the West African Senior School Certificate Examination(WASSCE).

  27 days ago ago
FG stops SS1 and SS2 students from writing NECO, NABTEB and WASSCE

EDUCATION

FG prohibits SS1, SS2 students from writing WASSCE, NECO, NABTEB

The federal government has announced a ban on written external examinations for students in senior secondary schools one and two. The federal ministry of education said SS1 and SS2 students are prohibited from participating in the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) and other exams conducted by the National Examination Council (NECO) and the National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB).

  27 days ago ago
FG prohibits SS1, SS2 students from writing WASSCE, NECO, NABTEB

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Buhari Redeploys 5 Perm-Secs; FG Vows To Expel SS1, SS2 Students Who Sit WASSCE

Buhari Redeploys 5 Perm-Secs The redeployment of five Permanent Secretaries has been approved by President Muhammadu Buhari. Photo Credit: Dailytrust Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, the Federation's Head of Civil Service, made this known in a statement signed by Mallam AbdulGaniyu Aminu, the Director of Communications, on Friday night.

  27 days ago ago
Today's Headlines: Buhari Redeploys 5 Perm-Secs; FG Vows To Expel SS1, SS2 Students Who Sit WASSCE

EDUCATION

Kaduna, WAEC and the Security of 2021 WASSCE Candidates

The West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) begin in Nigeria and other four West African countries next week. In spite of the closure of Kaduna Schools for security reasons, candidates from the state have to sit the examination if they don't want to lose one year of their academic lives.

  2 months ago ago
Kaduna, WAEC and the Security of 2021 WASSCE Candidates

EDUCATION

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

The federal government has banned students in secondary schools one and two from taking the West African Secondary School Certificate External Examination, the National Board of Exams and the National Board of Business and Technical Examinations . This was in a circular issued by the Federal Ministry of Education to directors of schools in the federal unit.

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

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.

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

EDUCATION

Today's Headlines: FG To Reconsider S/East Candidates Who Missed WASSCE; Sanwo Olu Signs Grazing Law

FG To Reconsider S/East Candidates Who Missed WASSCE. The Ministry of Education has assured that candidates who missed the 2021 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examinations, WASSCE in the South East, will be given another opportunity to write the examination. Photo Credit: Vanguard Newspapers Mr Sonny Echono, the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, made this known while monitoring some examination centres in Abuja on Monday.

  1 month ago ago
Today's Headlines: FG To Reconsider S/East Candidates Who Missed WASSCE; Sanwo Olu Signs Grazing Law

EDUCATION

From 2022, WAEC will make NIN compulsory for WASSCE candidates.

With effect from 2022, the National Identification Number will become a major requirement for registration for the West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, according to the West African Examinations Council. Mr Patrick Areghan, the Head of WAEC's Nigeria Office, announced this on Tuesday at a press conference to launch preparations for the WASCCE in 2021.

  2 months ago ago
From 2022, WAEC will make NIN compulsory for WASSCE candidates.

EDUCATION

Outrage as a WASSCE candidate is beaten up by the headmaster, resulting in bruises

After allegedly beating a pupil cruelly and leaving her bruised, the headmaster of Jachie Pramso Senior High School has sparked an uproar. WASSCE student Mary Gabriel Amoako, 18, was allegedly flogged on September 2, 2021. Photos released online show the welts on her back and shoulder due to the flogging.

  1 month ago ago
Outrage as a WASSCE candidate is beaten up by the headmaster, resulting in bruises

EDUCATION

2 Things WAEC's Director Said About 2021 WASSCE

A lot of candidates who are setting for the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) want to know when they will be expecting to see their results after the examination. And, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) through its director of public affairs has attended to this quest.

  1 month ago ago
2 Things WAEC's Director Said About 2021 WASSCE

EDUCATION

All prospective 2021 WAEC candidates should take note of these: WAEC timetable and exam date

The West African Examination Council (WAEC), which is known for their conduct of the May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) and, the November/December General Certificate Examination (GCE), have announced the date for the commencement of the 2021 May/June Senior School Certificate Examination.

  2 months ago ago
All prospective 2021 WAEC candidates should take note of these: WAEC timetable and exam date

EDUCATION

WAEC Announces Date For 2021 WASSCE Examination

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has announced August 16, 2021, for the commencement of the 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). The announcement was made in Lagos on Tuesday by the Head of the Nigeria office, Mr. Patrick Areghan.

  2 months ago ago
WAEC Announces Date For 2021 WASSCE Examination