- A new timetable has been fixed for the entrance examination into unity schools by the National Examinations Council (NECO)
- The examination will begin on Saturday, April 23, and end on Saturday, May 7, according to a state by the council
- NECO explained that the exam was rescheduled to allow states with low registration the opportunity to register their candidates
Abuja - The National Examinations Council (NECO) on Wednesday, April 20, rescheduled the 2022 National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE) into Federal Unity Colleges from April 23 to May 7.
According to Sani's statement, the council rescheduled the exam to give states with low registration of candidates the opportunity to register their candidates.
The statement read:
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“All candidates, parents, guardians, and relevant stakeholders are therefore enjoined to take note of the new date for the examination.
“The registration of candidates will continue till the new date of the examination.
“Candidates, parents, and guardians are advised to download the new Examination Time Table from the Council’s website: www.neco.gov.ng."
The examination council also announced the new development on its Twitter page on Wednesday.
See the tweet below:
NECO begins 2022 common entrance registration
Meanwhile, registration for the 2022 NCEE for admission into JSS I of Federal Unity Colleges had commenced.
This was announced by the National Examinations Council through NECO registrar, Dantani Wushishi, on the body's website.
Wushishi said the registration was only for pupils who would not be less than 10 years of age by September 2022.
The announcement read:
“National Examinations Council wishes to inform the general public that registration for the 2022 National Common Entrance Examination for Admission into Federal Government Unity Colleges has commenced.
“Registration fee is N4,500 per candidate, while payment should be made into NECO treasury single account through ATM card, bank branch, USSD, internet banking or wallet."
The registrar said registration for the examination would be done on the council’s official website: www.neco.gov.ng.