Due the Coronavirus pandemic that has halted various activities in the country and beyond, the Edo state government will on Monday begin state-wide broadcast targeted at students in preparation for their West African Senior School Examination (WASSCE) and National Examination Council (NECO).
Barr. Jimoh Ijegbai, the commissioner for education said the classes will be televised everyday from 12noon to 1:00pm on the state’s own television station (EBS). This is a move set by the government to curtail the spread of the Coronavirus. ravaging the country.
According to the Minister, “Edo State Ministry of Education, in collaboration with Edo State Broadcasting Service (EBS) and the Academic Staff Union of Secondary School (ASUSS) is organizing a television programme for students in Senior Secondary Schools, particularly those writing the West African Senior School Examination (WASSCE) and National Examinations Council (NECO) for the year 2020 May/June/July.”
The Commissioner made it known that Mathematics will be taught on Mondays, English on Tuesdays, Physics, Biology, Geography, Economics and Chemistry will be televised on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday respectively.