This is to inform the residence of FCT ABUJA that the ongoing movement restriction in Abuja will no affect WAEC candidates who are currently writing their examination. Candidates are advised to wear their uniforms and carry identity cards.
The students writing the May/June West African Examinations Council, WAEC, exams in the Abuja will not be affected by the closure of public offices and schools during the World Economic Forum, WEF, holding between May 7 and 9.
This was in a statement issued by Nosike Ogbuenyi, the Special Assistant on Media to the FCT Minister, on Monday, in Abuja.
Mr. Ogbuenyi quoted the Secretary, FCT Education Secretariat, Kabir Usman, as saying the students were free to move unhindered to their various examination centres, like those on essential services.
Mr. Usman advised the students to wear their uniforms and identity cards at all times. He advised public and private schools to convey their students from designated points to the various examination centres.
The secretary asked parents and students to contact the various school principals for further details.