By Obiamaka Chiaka
The Lagos State Examinations Board has suspended 2020 screening test into the state’s Model Colleges and Upgraded Junior Secondary Schools, owing to the global pandemic, COVID-19.
According to Director, Lagos State Examinations Board, Supo Gbadegesin, the screening scheduled to start from Monday, 25th to Saturday, May 30, 2020 will have a new date announced as soon as the pandemic is properly managed.
His words, “In view of the prevailing situation of global pandemic virus called COVID – 19, Lagos State Examinations Board hereby informs the general public, especially all duly registered candidates for the year 2020 Screening Test into Lagos State Model Colleges and Upgraded Junior Secondary Schools, that the conduct of the examination scheduled to commence from Monday, 25th to Saturday, 30th May, 2020 has been postponed till further notice.
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“Kindly note that, as soon as the situation improves for the conduct of the examination and approval is obtained from appropriate authorities, the new dates would be duly communicated to you all.
“The Board regrets any inconveniences this postponement might have caused.
“However, registration is still ongoing via various electronic means such as on-line, WhatsApp or phone calls. For further inquiries, contact the Board through any of the following phone numbers: 08166599458, 08138462960, 08035190744.”