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BECE marking begins Monday — WAEC

BECE marking begins Monday — WAEC

West African Examinations Council, WAEC, says the marking of scripts of this year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) will commence on Monday, October 9. The marking of the scripts, which formed part of the second process of the examination, had a challenge with the release of funds. There has been some apprehension over the delay […]

BECE marking begins Monday — WAEC

2023 WASSCE: Withheld results candidates fate uncertain

The marking of scripts of this year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) will commence on Monday, October 9, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has said. Last Wednesday, WAEC initiated the coordination process which involved bringing the markers together to familiarise themselves with the marking scheme up to today. “They will finish the coordination on […]

WAEC awaits funds for marking, release of WASSCE, BECE results

WAEC awaits funds for marking, release of WASSCE, BECE results

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says it is expecting the Government to release some funds for the marking and release of results for this year’s West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) and the Basic Education Certificate Examinations (BECE). Mr John K. Kapi, Head of Public Affairs, WAEC, told the GNA that the early […]

Central Region records 222 pregnant girls, 81 nursing mothers in 2023 BECE

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A total of 222 pregnant girls and 81 nursing mothers across various districts were among the candidates who wrote the 2023 Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) in the Central Region. Majority of the cases were recorded in Kasoa, which presented 60 per cent of the total candidates in the region. The region also recorded 318 […]

2023 BECE ends today nationwide

BECE

This year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) for schools and Private candidates ends today nationwide. A total of 600,714 candidates, comprising 300,323 males and 300,391 females from 18,993 participating schools registered for the school examination. Head of Public Affairs at the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) John Kapi, said the number of candidates that registered […]

Four individuals arrested for examination malpractice on first day of BECE

6 people arrested over illegal fundraising for sick people

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has disclosed that four individuals have been apprehended for their alleged involvement in examination malpractice during the commencement of the Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) on Monday. Attributed to the implementation of more stringent measures this year to counter exam malpractice, the arrests underscore the commitment to maintain the […]

BECE underway across Ghana

BECE underway across Ghana

This year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) for schools and private candidates is underway throughout the country. A total of 600,714 candidates, comprising 300, 323 males and 300,391 females from 18,993 participating schools registered for the school examination. According to our reporters Brenda Donkor and Clara Obuobi who visited some schools in Accra earlier, students, […]

Krachi West MP donates mathematical sets to BECE candidates

Krachi West MP donates mathematical set to BECE candidates

The Member of Parliament, MP for Krachi West constituency, Helen Adwoa Ntoso has today donated mathematical sets to the BECE  candidates in her constituency. The MP said she was motivated to make the donation by the fact that some candidates find it difficult to get these basic items for their Examinations. The MP noted that […]

All set for commencement of 2023 BECE tomorrow

School selection for 2023 BECE candidates to commence August 23

The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, says it is ready for the nationwide commencement of this year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination, BECE for School and Private Candidates, tomorrow. About 600, thousand 714 candidates comprising 300,323 males and 18,993 females are expected to take part in the weeklong examination. This, the Council says is an increase […]

Government pays GH¢55million to WAEC for BECE and WASSCE examinations

School selection for 2023 BECE candidates to commence August 23

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has received a sum of GH¢55 million from the government to facilitate the organization of this year’s Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) and the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).  This confirmation was made by Ms. Winifred Ampiaw, the Public Relations Officer of WAEC, during an interview with […]