New timetable for 2020 WASSCE will soon be out

New timetable for 2020 WASSCE will soon be out

The new timetable for 2020 West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination [WASSCE] will soon be out,  the West African Examination Council [WAEC] said.

The new timetable for 2020 West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination [WASSCE] will soon be out,  the West African Examination Council [WAEC] said.

This followed an announcement by the Federal Government that the examination would commence from August 4 through September 5.


Speaking at a Presidential Task Force Briefing on COVID-19 in Abuja on Monday, the Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, said school facilities would be made available for revision classes ahead of the examination.

Also, speaking in a telephone interview on Tuesday morning, the Head, WAEC Public Affairs, Mr Damian Ojijeogu, said Ehidiamen would address a number of issues regarding the 2020 WASSCE.


He said aside from the timetable, health and safety guidelines would be issued including the mandatory use of face masks for all candidates, temperature checks, use of sanitisers, amongst others.