About 500,000 students at the primary school degree are partaking in the Essential Schooling Certification Examination (BECE) which commences across the state Monday.
The 5-day physical exercise is predicted to be held in some 2,007 assessment centres across the region.
Out of the total 531,705 candidates partaking in the training, the Ghana Education and learning Assistance (GES) says 269,419 of the candidates are males whilst 262,286 are females.
In a assertion signed by the Community Relations Officer for the Company, Cassandra Twum Ampofo, she pressured that the exams will be held amidst stringent adherence to all Covid-19 protocols.
Though wishing the candidates properly, GES also urged “all candidates and stakeholders to eschew all forms of examination malpractices all through the interval.
“We want to remind all candidates, invigilators, and supervisors to enjoy the truth that the basis of success in existence is honesty and tricky do the job,” aspect of the statement go through.
The enhancement follows a short-term halt in educational actions after the outbreak of the coronavirus in Ghana.
Contrary to earlier several years exactly where the national training was carried out in June, this year’s exams together with the West African Senior School Certification Evaluation (WASSCE) generally slated for May possibly/June, were being equally postponed owing to the pandemic.
The selection according to federal government officers and the many stakeholders was in aid of actions set in area by member countries to protect against the unfold of the pandemic.