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BREAKING:WAEC Increases Examination Fees To N18,000, Blames Inflation, COVID-19

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West African Body, WAEC Increases Examination Fees To N18,000, Blames Inflation, COVID-19

The expense was climbed from N13,950 to N18,000 beginning from 2022.



The enrollment charges for school up-and-comers of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), has been expanded.

The expense was climbed from N13,950 to N18,000 beginning from 2022.

This was unveiled on Monday by the Head of National Office (HNO) for West African Examination Council, Mr Patrick Areghan, while declaring the arrival of the aftereffects of the 2021 WASSCE in Lagos State.



Areghan credited the addition to unabating winding expansion in the nation, demolished destroying impacts of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

“As can be seen, in the overall expense of working together and the multiplier impact of weakness in the country which effectsly affect the expense of our tasks, it is presently beyond the realm of possibilities to expect to keep on offering types of assistance with the current charge of N13,950 per up-and-comer.

“We have gotten endorsement from the fitting quarters with impact from the WASSCE for School Candidates 2022 to charge N18,000 per applicant.

]”We are, hence, requesting that all schools directors gather N18,000 per contender for enlistment.



“Any sum past this roof won’t be to our assent or information and will not go to the satchel of the West African Examinations Council,” Areghan cautioned.

The WAEC supervisor noticed that a piece of the new expenses would go into compensations improvement for the different assessment functionaries with impact from 2022 as supported by the gathering’s Governing Board.

Areghan who gave the breakdown of the 2021’s WASSCE, said an aggregate of 1,573,849 up-and-comers enrolled for the assessment from the 19,425 perceived auxiliary schools in the country.



He added that out of the enlisted competitors, 1,560,261 really sat for the assessment and consequences of 1,256,990 applicants were completely handled and delivered, while 303,271 others were all the while being handled because of some annoying issues.

The WAEC manager further proceeded with that endeavors were being made to quickly finish the handling to empower every one of the impacted contender to get their outcomes completely handled and delivered inside the following week.

“The investigation of the insights of the exhibition of applicants in the assessment shows that out of the 1,560,261 up-and-comers that sat for the assessment, 1,398,370, addressing 89.62 percent, acquired credit or more in at least any five subjects, that is, with or without English Language or potentially Mathematics.



“A sum of 1,274,784 others, addressing 81.7 percent acquired credits or more in at least five subjects, including English Language and Mathematics.

“Of this number, 630,138, that is, 49.43 percent, are male competitors, while 644,646, that is, 50.57 percent, are female applicants,” he said.



As indicated by WAEC, there is a considerable 16.46 percent improvement in the presentation of the people who acquired credit or more in at least five subjects, including English Language and Mathematics, which was 65.24 percent for 2020 WASSCE.

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