#ENDSARS: NECO postpones exam to November over protests
The National Examination Council has announced the Computer Studies Practical’s earlier scheduled for Monday, October 19, 2020, will now be taken on November 16.
The annmouncement was contained in a statement made available to the public by the Head, Information and Public Relations Division, NECO, Azeez Sani, on Sunday.
Sani pointed that the decision was taken in response to the of the ongoing #ENDSARS protests, and the obstruction it is bringing to human and vehicular movement in major cities across the country.
Sani went on to further state that the efforts they made to ensure that exams held nationwide tomorrow, October 19th, were futile as there was blockade across major federal roads leading several cities in the country.
His statement reads in parts, “The NECO delivery truck had left its take-off point well in advance two days earlier to deliver examination materials to some states and has been held up in the blockage since then.
“The Council wishes to assure all stakeholders and the general public that the affected examination materials have been retrieved intact and are in the custody of NECO’s vault.