The West African Examination Council (WAEC) is ready to distribute no fewer than 1050 branded student chairs and tables to selected schools across the country.
The Council’s Head, National Office, Olu Adenipekun, made the disclosure at a news conference in Lagos on Monday.
According to Adenipekun, the branded chairs and tables will be distributed to selected schools that had served as venues for the coordination of its examiners and marking of candidates’ scripts for the council’s WASSCE in the country.
He said that WAEC in Nigeria operated on Zonal and branch office basis, with 12 zonal offices, 21 branch offices, 2 satellite offices and one liaison office.
According to him, a total of 84 schools are currently being used by the council as venues for the marking of candidates’ scripts, for both the school and private candidates WASSCE, spread across the country.
He also noted that 21 out of the 84 schools serving as marking venues were selected from ten states across the country, namely; Sokoto, Oyo, Abia, Kwara, Bayelsa, Plateau, Edo, Kogi, Nasarawa and Delta states.
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