Lagos postpones colleges’ tests

The Lagos State Examinations Board has postponed the screening tests for admission into the junior model colleges and upgraded secondary schools until further notice.

The screening was scheduled to hold from May 25 to 30.

The Director of the board, Supo Gbadegesin, however, said in a statement that registration for the examination would continue electronically.

He said: “In view of the prevailing situation of global pandemic virus called COVID-19, Lagos State Examinations Board hereby informs the public, especially duly registered candidates for the year 2020 screening test into Lagos State Model Colleges and Upgraded Junior Secondary Schools that the conduct of the examination scheduled to begin from Monday, May 25 to Saturday, May 30 has been postponed till further notice.

“However, registration is still ongoing via electronic means such as online, WhatsApp or phone calls.”