By Felix Khanoba
The National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) says it has rescheduled the date for the conduct of Chemistry and Literature-in-English in this year’s exam.
A terse statement issued by the exam body and signed by its registrar, Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe, said the decision was as a result of Democracy Day public holiday.
The statement obtained by The AUTHORITY on Saturday in Abuja and titled, ‘DEMOCRACY DAY: NABTEB Reschedules Chemistry , Literature-In-English Papers in The Upcoming 2021 NBC/NTC Examinations’, read in full : “The National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) has announced the rescheduling of two papers in the upcoming 2021 NBC/NTC Examinations earlier fixed for Monday, 14th June, 2021.
” This is due to the declaration of Monday, 14th June as public holiday by the Federal Government to mark this year’s Democracy Day.
” The Registrar/Chief Executive, NABTEB, Professor (Mrs.) Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe, who made the announcement on Friday, 11th June, 2021, said the affected papers will now be held on Saturday, 26th June, 2021.
“Consequently, all NABTEB State and Zonal Coordinators have been directed to inform all supervisors, proprietors and stakeholders in their States and Zones, respectively.”