The National Examinations Council (NECO) has postponed the 2020 national common entrance examination indefinitely over the Coronavirus outbreak in the country.
GoldenNewsNg gathered that the Head of Information and Public Relations Division, Azeez Sani,stated that the examination into Federal Unity Colleges earlier slated for Saturday, March 28 has been moved to a later date.
The Head of Information and Public Relations Division stated that the postponement of NECO is part of attempts to limit the spread of Covid-19, “coronavirus” pandemic in the country.
According to him, a new date for the examination will be communicated to candidates and other stakeholders in due course.
He also apologised for “any inconveniences the postponement might have caused our esteemed candidates and other stakeholders.”