From Debra Ajulo, Ilorin
The Kwara State Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, Hajia Fatimah Bisola Ahmed has announced that the state Common Entrance Examination earlier schedule for today has been shifted to next Saturday, 24th October, 2020.
The Press Secretary of the Ministry, Mr. Yakub Aliagan in a release made available to News Hub Mag! earlier today disclosed that the Commissioner made this known during an interaction with newsmen in her office earlier today.
The commissioner said, “the Common Entrance Examination that was earlier slated for today, 17th October. 2020 will now hold on 24th October, 2020 across the state.”
She enjoined parents and guardians to prepare their wards for the forthcoming examination.
In addition, Hajia Ahmed also informed parents and guardians that the ongoing Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) that was suspended due to workers’ strike will continue on Monday 19th October, 2020.
The Commissioner laid emphasis on the need for stakeholders in the education sector to abide by the Covid-19 safety guidelines in schools.
She wished pupils and students hitch free examinations.