NECO gives new date for Senior Schools Certificate Examinations


The National Examinations Council (NECO) today announced a new date for commencement of its 2020 Senior Schools Certificate Examinations, SSCE (external).

NECO spokesman Azeez Sani in a statement said the board has moved the examination scheduled to commence on February 1, 2021 to Monday, February 8, 2021 and end on Wednesday, March 10, 2021.

Sani said following requests by candidates to be given more time to complete their registration process for the 2020 SSCE (External), the National Examinations Council (NECO) has fixed new dates for the examination,”.

The Council also informed candidates who missed some papers during the 2020 SSCE (Internal) due to the ENDSARS protests in some states, to take note of new dates and report for the examination accordingly at their various examination centers to be designated.

They are advised to access the revised Examination Time Table on the Council’s website: