The West African Examination Council has disclosed that a total of 1,549,463 students will sit for the WASSCE to be taken in 19,129 registered centres nationwide.
According to the reports, there are a total of 786,421 males and 763,402 females.
The Head of Nigeria National Office (HNO) of the organisation, Patrick Areghan, disclosed this yesterday in Lagos.
Speaking about the Council’s readiness safeguarding the lives of the citizens from the coronavirus, he said, “Schools must provide wash-hand buckets with running water, soaps, hand sanitisers and thermometer hand-gun to check the temperature of all concerned.
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“All examination functionaries, including the council’s staff on distribution, supervisors, invigilators, inspectors, candidates and school officials will be required to wear face masks, wash and sanitise their hands daily, and throughout the duration of the examination.”Photo Credit: Twitter