The National Examinations Council (NECO) has rescheduled the 2020 SSCE External Examination to Monday, February 8, 2021.
A press statement signed by Head, Information and Public Relations Division, Azeez Sani revealed that the examination was supposed to start on February 1, 2021, to end on Wednesday 3rd March 2021 adding that it will start on Monday, February 8, 2021, and end on Wednesday, March 10, 2021.
In the statement, he added that the change of date was necessitated following a request by candidates to be given more time to complete their registration process for the examination.
Thus, the examination which was earlier scheduled to commence on Monday 1st February 2021 and end on Wednesday 3rd March 2021 will now start on Monday 8th February 2021 and end on Wednesday 10th March 2021.
The Council hereby informs those candidates, who missed some papers during the 2020 SSCE due to the #ENDSARS protests in some states, to take note of these new dates and report for the examination accordingly at their various examination centers to be designated.
“All candidates are advised to access the revised Examination Time Table on the Council’s website: www.neco.gov.ng “All candidates, stakeholders, and the general public are to take note of the above information,” the statement said.