Godfred Darko, a rogue Telegram group operator allegedly responsible for the leakage of the 2021 WASSCE Business Management and physics papers has been arrested by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) security operatives. This was made known on Friday, 17th September 2021 on graphiconline that Godfred Darko was captured at Kasoa in the Central Region and handed over to the police for investigations.
The West Africa Examination Council(WAEC) is the only examining body responsible for the conduct of Examination for Basic school certificate and secondary school certificate. WAEC has failed to protect it's integrity in securing examination question papers, leakage of examination question papers has been a challenge for the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC), examination question papers have been circulating on social media few hours before the start of the examination. Students rely on the leak questions
Final year students of Senior High Schools across the length and breadth of the country are writing the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). Almost in all instances when final year SHS students have had to write the Exams, the examining body, that is, West African Examination Council (WAEC), have expressed concerns on leakages of examination papers and other issues bothering on system compromises.
Godfred Darko is popularly known to be Mr. Phresh on social media. He created a WhatsApp group named rogue Jerusalema. He created the group purposely for leaking the West African Senior High School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) question papers which comes with payment by the participants. All the WASSCE question papers which leaked across Ghana was said to be the work of Godfred and due to that, the West African Examination Council (WAEC) had to cancel the examination papers and set a new one for the WASSCE candidates.
The examination cancellation by WAEC gingered the NPP Deputy National Communication Director to boldly speak his mind. This good Communicator personified WAEC to be Berla Mundi and spoke his feelings without fear or favor. " Berla Mundi (WAEC) look here, I have eyes and can see you're not feeling well at all.
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) after postponing the conduct of the 2021 WASSCE Physics and Business Management papers amid leakage has communicated a new date to administer the subject papers. In a statement dated on 17th September and signed by Head, Test Administration Division, G-Ohene Mantey, the Council said the 2021 WASSCE for School Physics 1 & 2 papers will be conducted on Friday, October 1, 2021, from 8:30 to 11:15 to candidates partaking in the ongoing examination.
Successfully passing the West African Senior School Certificate Examination, WASSCE has always been the concern and ambition of every Ghanaian student looking forward to pursuing academic excellence and at the same time realising their futuristic dreams. It has not at anytime been an easy street for everyone. Sufficient efforts ought to be exerted in making this academic vision a reality.
WAEC Must Declare Its Incapacity To Pave Way For A Competent Examination Body-Boad William, EAI Boss
The policy think tank organization, Educate Africa Institute, has advised the West African Examination Council (WAEC) that, they must with immediate effect declare its ineptitude to pave way for a competent Examination body to conduct the clean examination in this country. Also, they must arrest their officers; invigilators, and supervisors who are culprits of the examination malpractice, after thorough investigation proofs them guilty and stop withholding and canceling exams results.
The issue of examination malpractice keep recycling every year, WAEC is finding it difficult to solve the problem. Since the beginning of the West Africa Secondary School Certificate Examination(2021), questions are leak few minutes to the start of the examination. The source of the leakage of the examination question is yet to be identified by WAEC over years of investigations. WAEC should be able to deal with their own to solve the canker. The strong room of WAEC where the question papers are kept have officers
The West African Examination Council has arrested a gentleman suspected to the the key individual behind WASSCE leaks in Ghana. The gentleman whose name was given as Mr. Phresh, was mentioned to be the individual operating illegal WhatsApp groups and websites, which is said to be used to leak the West African Senior School Certificate Examination questions.
Follow Quik.news for more news updates. The West African Examination Council (WAEC) is solely responsible to examine students at the end of their high school education. This body oversees all schools in West Africa, who are aiming to further their education to Senior High Schools and Universities.
The West African Examination Council (WAEC) is an examination firm and council, that is set to examine students at the end of their junior high schools and senior high school education. It takes control of the final examinations of students in West Africa, who are aiming to further their education to Senior High Schools and Universities.
Following the cancellation of two papers which were Elective Mathematics and English language, WAEC has reached out to the public, releasing an official statement and cancellation of another two papers. Most students in rely solely on external papers rather than preparing for their exams. The West African Examination Council (WAEC) made a warning earlier that any candidate caught in the act of cheating will be sanctioned by the examinations council.
Africa Education Watch after two WASSCE papers originally scheduled to be conducted on September 15 leaked has petitioned the Criminal Investigations Department to investigate the sources of the WASSCE papers leakage. The Education Think Tank appeal to the CID follows the postponement of the Physics and Business Management papers after they were in circulation on social media in the early hours of Wednesday before the examination.
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The West African Examinations Council after African Education Watch petitioned the government to invite other examining body’s to compete with them has said that will not end the cases of the annual question papers leakages. The Education Think Tank suggestion comes after its independent assessment report of the conduct of last year’s WASSCE disclosed Integrated Science questions paper leaked some hours ahead of the examination on social media.
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says a candidate with an 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 WAEC result. A staff of the Council, Mr Ben K. Owusu in an interview monitored by the media said that an error in a candidate’s name can be altered once the result for the particular examination the candidate sat for has not been released.
Examination malpractice has been a topic for discussion in every year during the period of WASSCE and BECE, the question papers passes through several hands before it get to the examination center from the WAEC printing room to the depot and from the depot to the various centers. Teachers are recruited as invigilators in their own schools, these teachers are tempted to assist their students to pass.
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The foundation of any successful education system is not hinged on past questions Ghanaians tell the Education Minister. The Minister for Education addressing parliament on July 14th reported to parliament that it has spent almost 34M to procure past questions and chief examiners report to SHS students for 2021 academic year.