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WASSCE: SS3 Students To Resume August 4

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The Federal Government has announced August 4, 2020 as the new resumption date for students in Senor Secondary 3, SS3, in order for them to prepare for the forthcoming West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination.


The Director of Press and Public Relations, Minstry of Education, said only students in exit classes are allowed to resume.
WASSCE has been scheduled for August 17, 2020.

Part of the statement reads, 

“Secondary schools in the country are to reopen as from the 4th of August, 2020 for exit classes only. Students will have two weeks within which to prepare for the West African Examinations (WAEC) due to start on the 17th of August, 2020.


“These were the unanimous decisions reached today at a virtual consultative meeting between the Federal Ministry of Education, Honourable Commissioners of Education of the 36 states, the Nigeria Union of Teachers, (NUT), the proprietors of private schools, and Chief Executives of examination bodies.


“It was agreed that the exit classes should resume immediately after the Sallah break, from the 4th of August, 2020 to enable them prepare for the WAEC examinations scheduled to commence from the 17th of August, 2020.


“The meeting also resolved that a passionate appeal be made to the Federal Government through the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 and public spirited Nigerians for assistance to schools across the country to enable them fast track the preparations for safe reopening, as agreed.”

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