The West African Examinations Council says it has initiated investigations into the circulation of a yet to be finalized version of an Examiners’ list for WASSCE 2020 on social media.
In a statement, the Council described the development as unfortunate and disturbing adding that it has reported the matter to the Cyber Crime Department of the Ghana Police Service for due action to be taken.
WAEC assured fairness in its marking process, while apologizing to all examiners whose contact details were circulated on social media.
The Council says it is addressing other rising matters including the circulation of examination questions on social media and the activities of rogue websites which are actively propagating fake exam questions on social media.
According to the Council, investigations have also been initiated concerning those matters and “the council will continue to roll out measures to deal with these illegal activities to ensure fairness to all candidates and maintain the integrity of the examination.