The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has bowed to pressure, critics and amended the part of its 2018 May/June Examination that clashed with the Friday Juma’at prayer.
The Director of Public Affairs, WAEC Nigeria, Mr Demianus Ojijeogu confirmed the slight amendment following reactions from Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC).
“For the sake of the people who will go to the mosque, the exam will be delayed till they come back. The paper will be delayed till 2:30 pm or 3 pm, when the Muslims will return from the mosque,” Mr Ojijeogu told Premium Times on Saturday “
The affected subject is Chemistry 1 and 2