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West Africa Examination Council is the full meaning of WAECThe West African Examinations Council (WAEC) is an examination board that conducts the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for universities in five West African countries.

The Management of West Africa Examination Council has come out to informed the general public especially candidates, when errors in candidates names, DoB can be corrected. According to the management of West Africa Examination Council (WAEC), candidate with error in name or date of birth can visit any of the offices of the Council across the country for the necessary corrections before the release of a West Africa Examination Council result. A staff of the West Africa Examination Council, Mr Ben K. Owusu also stated that, after registration and you detect an error in your name or date of birth before the results are released, you can bring to their attention but once the results are released the policy is that we don't change the date of birth.

Mr Ben K. Owusu went on to explained the policy by saying that, at first the Council used to change that but the volume of cases of incorrect date of births that were coming were so plenty that we had to introduced that no change of date of the birth policy after the release of results. He added that, another reason why the Council stopped the correction of date of birth is due to the increase in cases of prospective candidates falsifying their ages for some reason to suit their interest.

Mr Ben concluded by advising students or members of the public to not contact any individual claiming to be a staff of the not for profit organization for the process but visit the nearest office of the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC).

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