The Federal Government said on Wednesday this year’s National Common Entrance Examination organised by the National Examination Council (NECO) will take place on October 17.
The Director of Press and Public Relations, Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Goong, who announced this in a statement, said the Basic Education Certificate Examinations for JSS 3 pupils also organised by NECO would begin on August 24 and end September 7.
He said: “The National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE) which is a one-day examination for intending applicants into Unity Colleges (JSS1) will run in between the Senior Secondary School Examinations i.e. on Saturday, 17th October 2020.
“The Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, therefore, directed all examination bodies to release details of their examination timetables in the next seven days.”