Niger State Government to pay W.A.E.C fees of best Performing Student
The Niger state government says it will continue the payment of West African Senior School Certificate Examination fees, for best performing students in the state.
Disclosing this to newsmen in Minna, the Commissioner for Education, Hajiya Fatima Madugu stated that the payment of examination fees would henceforth be based on the criterion that only the best performing students would be selected as beneficiaries.
The commissioner who further explained that only students, who pass the secondary school final examinations with six credits, including Mathematics and English language, would henceforth be paid for,…added that the development aims at encouraging other students to improve on their performances.
She also noted that the state government gives utmost priority to education so as to produce quality people for the state.