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Over 500,000 candidates sit for BECE today

A total of 531, 705 final year Junior High School students from 16,000 schools across the country will begin writing the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) today. Leakages over the years have prompted the West African Examination Council (WAEC) to introduce measures to curb exam malpractices. This year, one of …

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WASSCE leakage: WAEC boss must resign – UCC Lecturer

A lecturer with the Cape Coast University says the head of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) in Ghana must take the ultimate responsibility for the massive leakage of West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations (WASSCE) questions by leaving his post. According to Dr. Kenneth Aikins, such an action will …

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NUGS condemns leakage of WASSCE papers

The National Union of Ghana Students (NUGS) has strongly condemned the leakage of examination papers in the ongoing 2020 West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (WASSCE). Several papers in the ongoing WASSCE including Economics, English have been leaked on social media with answers. This leakage follows agitations by students who …

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Bright SHS orders students involved in assault to surrender

The Disciplinary Committee of Bright Senior High, a private School in Akyem Kukurantumi in the Eastern Region has commenced its own internal investigation into the assault on some three officials of the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) and a Journalist . Some Candidates of the School attacked and injured three …

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Okoe Amartey reappointed UPSA VC

The Council of University of Professional Studies, UPSA has given Professor Abednego Feehi Okoe Amartey a second term as Vice-Chancellor for the University. The decision was taken at a Special Meeting of the Council of the University held on Monday, August 3, 2020 where members unanimously approved a second term …

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WASSCE starts today

This year’s West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) begins today Monday, August 3, with a total of 375,737 candidates in over 796 examination centres across the country. Out of the total number of candidates, 187,574 are males and 188,163, females. The Ashanti region had the highest number of candidates …

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