NECO boosts measures to tackle 2023 SSCE exams malpractices
January 31, 2024
Original Article: https://businessday.ng/news/article/neco-boosts-measures-to-tackle-2023-ssce-exams-malpractices/
Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi, registrar and chief executive of the National Examination Council (NECO), has reaffirmed the readiness of the council to tackle examination malpractice in the ongoing 2023 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) for external candidates.
Azeez Sani, the acting director of information and digital communication at NECO made this known in a statement made available to the media where he urged the 74,819 candidates sitting for the 2023 examinations to shun malpractices.
“The registrar who is on nationwide monitoring of the examination has put in place necessary measures to ensure that the examination is seamless.
“Reports received from the various centres across the country indicated that the examination is going on smoothly,” the statement read.
The ongoing 2023 Senior School Certificate Examination for external candidates commenced on Monday, November 20, 2023, and it is expected to end on Wednesday, December 20, 2023.