The Rivers State Ministry of Education on Tuesday informed Parents, Guardians, School Operators and the General public that the 2021 Basic Education Certificate Examination, BECE, will commence from 1st June, 2021.
According to the Ministry the examination is expected to end on the 9th of June, 2021.
The Ministry advised School heads not to allow JSS 3 students to proceed on vacation on the 4th of June, 2021.
For the avoidance of doubt, the ministry noted that all other classes are to vacate on the 4th of June in accordance with the existing school calendar earlier published.
This was disclosed by Sir. Chidi Adiele, the Permanent Secretary to the Commissioner of Education.
He noted that this announcement supersedes the earlier announcement regarding the Examination.