The National Examinations Council has announced the resumption of the 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination in all states and the Federal Capital Territory , effective Monday , November 9 2020.
NECO Head of Information and Public Relations , Azeez Sani , made the announcement in a statement issued on Monday evening , titled , ‘ Resumption of the 2020 SSCE ( Internal )’ .
He said , “ The National Examinations Council wishes to inform candidates, schools and other stakeholders of the resumption of the 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination in all states and the FCT from Monday , November 9 2020.
“ The council was constrained to postpone the examinations indefinitely on Monday , October 25 2020 due to security challenges occasioned by the #EndSARS protests, which disrupted the smooth conduct of the examinations in some parts of the country .
“ Following the return of normalcy in the states and FCT , the examinations will now continue with a new time -table from Monday November 9, 2020, to Saturday, November 28 2020.
“ This new timetable will be made available to the general public, schools and candidates from Wednesday, November 4 2020. The timetable can also be downloaded from the NECO official website .
“ The council thanks the general public and candidates for their patience and understanding during the period the SSCE was suspended .
“ NECO assures the general public of quality service in the discharge of her statutory responsibilities at all times . ”