The Federal Government has declared that graduating students from secondary schools in Nigeria will not write the 2020 West African Examination Council (WAEC) until schools are considered safe enough to reopen.
This was disclosed by the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu, on Wednesday, July 8 2020.
The Minister went on to reveal that there is no set date for the resumption of schools until further notice.
Adamu also said that Nigerian schools will not reopen any time soon as the coronavirus case in the country is still on the rise.
He also added that he would prefer Nigerian Students to lose an academic year until it was safe to reopen schools due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.