NECO Rules Out Further Extension Of Registration Date For Schools’ Internal Exams

June 09, (THEWILL)- The National Examinations Council (NECO) has ruled out any further extension of the registration period for the 2021 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) internal candidates.

The council,  in a statement on Wednesday by its  Head of Information and Public Relations Division, Azeez Sani, said  the registration exercise, which started on 31st March will close on Friday, 25th June 2021, and will not be subjected to any further extension.

He added that the examinations will commence unfailingly on Monday, 5th July 2021.

According to him, shutting applications at the stipulated time would enable efficient and effective planning for the examination logistics required for the smooth conduct of the 2021 SSCE internal candidates.

He further stated: “State Ministries of Education, Commandants, Principals, Proprietors, and other relevant stakeholders are enjoined to take note of the closing date and ensure timely completion of their candidates’ registration.

“The council assures all stakeholders of its resolve to have a seamless conduct of the 2021 SSCE.”