The West African Examinations Council, WAEC has approved August 4 to September 5 for conduct of the Senior School Certificate Examinations, SSCE.
Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba who announced the dates at the national briefing of the Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 says NABTEB and NECO will also conduct their examinations immediately after WAEC concludes its examination.
Nwajiuba says graduating students who are yet to register for NECO examination are advised to do so as the exercise will continue.
Meanwhile, the Federal Government has advised State Governments that are willing to reopen their schools for final year students to have revision classes to do so within the next one month.
Federal Ministry of Education will on Tuesday hold conclusive stakeholder meetings with NCDC and Nigeria Union of Teachers on new examination dates.