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2022 WASSCE begins in Ghana today

Senior High Schools (SHS) in the country has begin the West African Senior High School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) today, Monday 1, 2022.


According to the West African Examination Council (WAEC), the exams will end on September 27, 2022. Candidates who offer visual arts begins the examination with project work for two weeks.


The West African Examination Council (WAEC) noted that, this year's examination contains a total number of 422,883 candidates from 977 schools registered for the WASSCE which includes 72 candidates with visual impairment, made up of 39 males and 33 females, as well as 14 candidates with hearing impairment after the date was extended to April 8, 2022.


Mrs Agnes Teye Cudjoe, Head of Public Affairs of the West African Examination Council (WAEC), point it out that measures are being put in place to comply with other countries so the examination can be conducted simultaneously which would be in charge of the WAEC in Ghana


Ghana is the only country left to write the WASSCE which the other three countries Gambia, Nigeria, Sierra Leon, has already done with their examination which they complied with the May/June academic calendar but Ghana will begins its May/June academic calendar in 2024 according to ministry of education.

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