Nigeria’s Federal Government on has fixed October 5 for the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examinations (SSCE).
The National Examination Council (NECO) is organizing the examination for SSS 3 students.
It said the NECO examination would start on October 5 and end on November 18.
The government also said the National Business and Technical Examination Board (NABTEB) examinations will start on September 21 and end by October 15, 2020.
Emeka Nwajiuba, Minister of State for Education, disclosed the dates at the end of a two-day meeting with Chief Executives of examination bodies in the country.
The Director of Press and Public Relations, Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Goong, publicised the Minister’s speech in a statement.
According to the Minister, the National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE) into Unity Colleges would hold on October 17, 2020.
Emeka Nwajiuba added that the Basic Education Certificate Examinations, (BECE) for JSS 3 pupils also conducted by NECO, would start on the August 24 and end on the September 7, 2020.
He said registration for the NECO SSCE, which is on-going, will end on 10 of September, 2020 with no option of extension.