The Nationwide Examination Council has postponed Paper I Laptop Research Sensible’s scheduled for Monday, October 19, 2020, till November 16.
A press release launched by the Head, Info and Public Relations Division, NECO, Azeez Sani, at present Sunday, October 18, says the choice was taken due to the continued #ENDSARS protests, affecting the motion of individuals. He defined that the protest had affected the availability of examination supplies.
The assertion reads
“That is to tell most people and particularly candidates that the Nationwide Examinations Council (NECO) has been constrained to reschedule the Paper I Laptop Research Sensible’s earlier scheduled to happen on Monday 19 October 2020, 10 am to 1 pm. The examination of this paper will now maintain on Monday 16 November 2020, 10 am-1 pm.
This unexpected incident has been brought on by the ENDSARS protest that blocked the free motion of transport on the Metropolis entrance gate Benin.
The NECO supply truck had left its take-off level nicely prematurely two days earlier to ship examination supplies to some states and has been held up within the blockage since then.
The Council needs to guarantee all stakeholders and most people that the affected examination supplies have been retrieved intact and are within the custody of NECO’s vault.
”Whereas regretting any inconveniences this rescheduling might trigger our esteemed stakeholders, the Council has nonetheless taken this choice to be able to preserve the integrity and safety of its examinations procedures for seamless conduct of the Council’s examination.”