WAEC Set to Conduct GCE Twice Every Year in Nigeria
The West Africa Examinations Council. WAEC, has announced that it will soon start conducting its General Certificate Examination, GCE, twice every year in Nigeria.
Speaking in Ghana at a high powered meeting, the council Registrar, Dr Iyi Uwadiae, said, “The West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination for private candidates known as the November/December diet for private candidates will now be conducted in January/February and August/September.’’
“This development, however, does not affect that of the school candidates, popularly called May/June.
“That one remains once a year for all school candidates.”
He explained that administering the WASSCE for private candidates twice a year was part of the projections of the council in 2017.