NECO Examination is now compulsory
On the recent press release on the Official National Examination Council (NECO) Instagram account, the examination body released a statement saying ”NECO Examination is now compulsory in all public schools in Cross Rivers State”
Here is the press statement released by Azeez Sani the Head Information Public Relations Division.
All possible examinations conducted by the National Examination Council (NECO) are now compulsory for all public schools in Cross Rivers State.
The state Governor, Professor Been Ayade gave the approval following a request made to that effect by the Registrar/Chief Executive of NECO, Prof, Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi during a courtesy visit to the governor in Calabar on Tuesday.
The Examination involved are the Nation Community Entrance (NCEE), Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) and the Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE).
The Governor who expressed satisfaction with the performance of Cross River Indigenes in the NECO SSCE in the last five years, said there was therefore the need for the state to key in into Al NECO conducted examination.
He commended NECO for improving the quality of education in the country.
The Governor assured the council that the cross River State government will support NECO her deliver on its mandate.
The Registrar/ Chief Executive of NECO, Prof Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi had earlier commended the state government for its positive disposition to the council.
He explained that NECO being the only national indigenous examination body in the country deserves the support of all Nigerians.
Head Information Public Relations Division.