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About The West African Examination Council (WAEC)

Year of establishment: 1952 Websites: WAECNigeria.org, ghanawaec.org, waecsierra-leone.org, waecgambia.org Former HNO: Dr. Adeyegba The West African Examination Council (WAEC) is an examination body created in 1952 and entrusted with the responsible for conducting Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE). This examination is conducted by WAEC in 5 (five) different West African countries (That is, Nigeria, Ghana, Sierra leone, Gambia and Liberia). According to many scholars, the examination body has greatly contributed to the growth and development of education in West Africa. This is evident, as it was noted that in 2004, WAEC award 7 students for doing very well in her examination. These students were given a certificate of honor and a cash prize of & 250 dollars.

Examinations Conducted By WAEC

Below are the examinations mainly concerned by WAEC:
  1. WASSCE for (school candidates) March - May
  2. WASSCE for private candidates (First series) January–February
  3. WASSCE for private candidates (main GCE) September–October
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