#EndSARS: NECO postpone exam because of #EndSARS protests


The National Examinations Council (NECO) has disclosed the rescheduling of the Paper 1 Computer Studies Practical which was initially fixed for today (Monday) around 10am and 1pm prompt.


H-Forbes gathered that the today’s paper has now been postponed to 16th November, 2020 from 10am to 1pm.

Azeez Sani, the Head, Information and Public Relations Division, NECO issued a statement on Sunday titled; ‘Rescheduling of Paper I Computer Studies Practical in the ongoing 2020 SSCE reported that the decision was caused by the #EndSARS protests that blocked the free movement at the city entrance gate in Benin the Edo State Capital.


He said, “The NECO delivery truck had left its take-off point well in advance on Friday, October 16, 2020, earlier to deliver examination materials to some states and has been held up in the blockage since then.


“The council wishes to assure all stakeholders and the general public that the affected examination materials have been retrieved and are intact