WAEC refute rumours of fire outbreak

The West African Examinations Council, (WAEC) have refuted ongoing rumours currently being peddled on social media that it’s headquarters in Abuja has been overtaken by a wild inferno.

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In a statement issued via its Head of Public Affairs, Demianus Ojijeogu, the Commission noted that neither the Council’s headquarters (in Lagos) nor any of its offices across Nigeria experienced any fire incident.

“The attention of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has been drawn to rumours being peddled by some online media that there w

“The publication is false and it is the handi-work of mischief-makers who are out to misinform, mislead and confuse the candidates and members of the general public.

“We wish to reassure all candidates, other stakeholders and members of the general public that all our security materials are safe and intact.”

as a fire outbreak at WAEC Headquarters, Abuja.

“We hereby categorically state that there was no fire incident at WAEC Headquarters or any WAEC office in Nigeria, for that matter” WAEC said in the statement

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