By Samuel OJ Temibi
The National examination council (NECO) has announced the postponement of papers scheduled to hold on Thursday 22nd, Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th.
In a tweet on its verified account, the council stated that it became necessary for the exams to be shifted due to the crisis recorded from the #EndSARS protests nationwide.
“The Management and Governing Board of the National Examinations Council NECO is compelled by circumstances occasioned by the End SARS protests which led to imposition of curfews in some states thereby making it difficult for the council to move sensitive materials across the country, to put on hold papers for Thursday 22, Friday 23 and Saturday 24th October”
“The Council finds it fit to put all her 2020 School Candidate Examination Activities on hold due to the #Endsars Protest Nationwide. To this regards Students are advised to go home and remain at home till normalcy is restored in the country”
“The papers will be written between 17th to 19th November after computer practical paper on the 16th. Examinations will continue on the 27th of October”