Gov. Seyi Makinde
The Governor of Oyo State, Engineer Seyi Makinde has approved the cancellation of the third term for the 2019/2020 session with promotion of students to be based on their academic performance of the first and second terms.
The State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mr Olasunkanmi Olaleye who made this known to journalists also stated that students in primary 6, JSS 3 and SSS 3 will go on holiday from July 30, and subsequently resume for their examination. According to the statement SSS 3 students are to resume for their examination as soon as WAEC announces the date.
The statement further said that JSS3 students will resume and sit for Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) from August 10 to 18, just as the competitive entrance examination into the schools of science will hold on August 19 while placement/screening test to JSS1 will hold on August 20, among others.