The Home Committee on Fundamental Training and Providers on Friday mentioned the 2020 West African Senior Secondary Certificates Examination (WASSCE) shouldn’t be cancelled in Nigeria.
The Chairman of the committee, Julius Ihonvbere (APC-Edo), made the committee’s place identified in a press release in Abuja.
Mr Ihonvbere, a professor, mentioned the committee was amazed on the announcement by the Minister of Training, Adamu Adamu, the place he acknowledged that Nigerian college students wouldn’t be collaborating within the 2020 WASSCE.
The lawmaker mentioned the minister didn’t inform the nation if the place was in settlement with different West African leaders or in session with the examination our bodies, the state governments and different stakeholders within the schooling sector.
Mr Ihonvbere mentioned he recalled that the minister of state for schooling had on a number of events throughout stay press conferences by the Presidential Process Pressure on COVID-19, assured Nigerians that every one steps have been being taken to make sure full compliance with all COVID-19 protocols in faculties.
“This sudden coverage reversal will not be good for the nation; it’s sure to create additional confusion within the schooling sector, create disappointment and suspicion amongst dad and mom, and frustrate the scholars.
“It could present our improvement companions and Nigerians that the distortions and disarticulations within the sector are solely getting worse.
“The reversal additionally reveals that our coverage makers may be adopting a laid-back strategy to the necessity to confront the novel coronavirus quite than taking proactive and artistic steps to handle and comprise it,” he mentioned.