A SPEECH PRESENTED BY THE HONORABLE COMMISSIONER FOR MINISTRY OF EDUCATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (MOEST). ON THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE 2020 MARKING EXERCISE OF BASIC EDUCATION CERTIFICATE EXAMINATION (BECE).
AT LOKOJA AREA EVALUATORS OF EDUCATION OFFICE ST’ LUKE, ADANKOLO, LOKOJA KOGI STATE. 8™ DECEMBER 2020.
BECE Examination, as you all know is the basic requirement for student’s transition from Junior Secondary School 3 (§SS111) into Senior
Secondary School 1. (SSS1).
2020 BECE Examination was grossly affected by the covid-19 pandemic, which led to the delay in all the processes including the Marking
Despite the delay, the MOEST is interested in the credibility of the Marking Exercise. And will not tolerate any unprofessional display in the exercise.
We enjoined all the Markers to adhere strictly to the rules of the game. Having foreknowledge of the fact that you are dealing with the destiny of Expected Future Leaders hence no Learner should by anyway be disfranchised.
| use this opportunity to appreciate all the Personnel involved in this year’s program; | wish you all success in Jesus name.