Monday, February 15, 2021



NECO fixes new date for 2020 SSCE

The National Examination Council, NECO, has fixed new dates for the Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (External).

233,000 candidates missed NECO exams due to #endSARS protests, to write in February – Official

The National Examination Council, NECO, says that 233,000 candidates who could not write the examinations as a result of the #EndSARS protests will join external candidates to write the examinations in February.

BREAKING: NECO releases SSCE results

The National Examinations Council, NECO, has released the 2020 Senior Secondary School Examination, SSCE, results.

Gov. Buni: How far, so far? by Isa Sanusi

For so many reasons, 2020 is the type of year every achievement counts and deserves more than a mere mention. The wide conclusion was...

#EndSARS: NECO exams resumes Monday – Official

The National Examinations Council, NECO, has announced the suspended 2020 Senior School Certificate Examinations, SSCE, will restart nationwide next Monday.

Kano govt sponsors SSCE registration of 29,126 students

The Kano State Government has approved the sum of N489,258,000 million as registration fee for the Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations, SSCE, of 29,126 indigenous students. 

WAEC: El-Rufa’i directs schools to open Aug. 10

Governor Nasir El-Rufa’I of Kaduna State has directed secondary schools to open from Aug. 10 to enable SSS 3 students write their Secondary School Certificate Examination, SSCE.

Private school owners beg Nigerian govt to review WASSCE suspension

The National Association of Proprietors of Private Schools, NAPPS, has appealed to the Federal Government to review its stand on the suspension of 2020 West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination.

COVID-19: NECO postpones 2020 common entrance examination

The National Examinations Council, NECO, has postponed the 2020 National Common Entrance Examination, NCEE, into Federal Unity Colleges, earlier scheduled to hold on Saturday March 28.

NECO releases November/December 2019 SSCE result

The National Examination Council, NECO, has released the results of the 2019 November/December Senior School Certificate Examinations, SSCE.

We’re not recruiting – NECO

The National Examination Council, NECO, has denied reports making the rounds on Social Media that it was planning to recruit new members of Staff, warning the public to disregard the said publications.

254 IDPs to write JAMB next year

Two hundred and fifty-four inmates of the Internally Displaced Persons, IDP, camp in Ohogua, near Benin in Edo are to write the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, examination, slated for April next year.

Zamfara govt settles N200m examintion fees owed NECO

The Zamfara Government has paid N200 million examination fees owed the National Examinations Council, NECO, to facilitate the release of students’ results, the governor...

NUT supports TRCN’s 2020 deadline for unqualified teachers

The Nigeria Union of Teacher, NUT, is collaborating with Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria, TRCN, on the 2020 deadline for unqualified or unregistered teachers to upgrade, a union official has said.

NECO releases Nov/DEC 2018 examination results

The National Examinations Council, NECO, has released the result of the 2018 November/December Senior School Certificate Examination, SSCE, for external candidates.

Fayemi distributes 3,000 JAMB forms to Ekiti students

The Ekiti state government has distributed free Joint Admission Matriculation Board, JAMB, forms to 3,000 qualified but vulnerable students and out of school youths across the 16 local government areas of the state.

NECO targets 1.2bn remittance to federation account in 2018

The NECO boss said the council was fully aware of its mandate, adding that prudent management of resources had been its guiding principle.

NECO releases Nov/Dec SSCE results as Plateau tops exam malpractice list

The National Examination Council, NECO, has announced the release of the 2017 November/December Senior School Certificate Examination results. The Registrar of the Council, Charles Uwakwe,...

Like corruption, Nigerian govt set to tackle examination malpractice, minister says

The Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, on Thursday said examination malpractice is akin to corruption and the Federal Government would soon tackle the menace...

NECO releases June/July examination results

The National Examination Council has announced the release of the 2017 June/July Senior School Certificate Examination, SSCE, results. The Registrar of the council, Charles Uwakwe,...

JAMB, WAEC, NECO partner ICPC to curb exam malpractice

A template that will prevent cheating in examinations is being developed by stakeholders in education and anti-corruption to curb examination malpractice in the country. The Independent...

Nasarawa: 2 schools to miss NECO as principals divert fees

The Nasarawa State command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, alleged on Thursday that Principals of two secondary schools had diverted...

JAMB commences sale of 2017 UTME forms March 20, bans cybercafé registration

By Abdulaziz Salisu The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, will commence the sale of its 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME, admission forms on March 20. The...

60 percent of teachers in Niger have fake certificates, says Gov. Bello

Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger has said that 60 per cent of primary and secondary school teachers in public schools in the state used...

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