The Ghana government in collaboration with the West African Examination Council has released the timetable for 2020 Basic Education Certificate Examination candidates after the closure of schools for weeks as a measure for curbing the spread of the deadly Corona virus As a result of the suspension 2019/2020 academic calendars of all levels of education in Ghana was affected. On the 16th of March, the deadly Covid-19 virus that putted the world unrest also hitted Ghana on its eyes. The president after
The Management of the West African Examination Council (WAEC), has released an official statement concerning the latest status of the 2021 WASSCE. In a press release signed by Mrs. Agnes Teye-Cudjoe , the Head of Public Affairs for the Head of National Office on Friday 19th November 2021 it states that; The West African Examinations Council wishes to update its numerous publics on the West African Senior School Certificate Examination for School Candidates, 2021.
The Head of National Office, WAEC, Wendy E. Andy-Lamptey has advised prospective candidates who will from Monday, September 14, 2020, partake the 30th edition of the BECE to focus on their books and learn tirelessly. The non-profit-making organization after an earlier postponement of the Basic Education Certificate Examination has announced to administer the national examination from Monday September 14 to September 18, 2020. The Head of National Office speaking to journalists on Tuesday, September 8, 2020,
Following a report by Africa Education Watch, an Education Think-Tank, that this year's Food and Nutrition Paper 3 leaked hours before it was scheduled, WAEC held a press briefing on Monday, 23rd August to debunk the allegations. Mrs. Wendy Addy-Lamptey said at the press briefing, "We wish to state emphatically that the information put out by Eduwatch about the alleged leakage of Food and Nutrition Paper 3 is untrue, misleading and creating anxiety among the candidates and our publics".