BECE cancellation Kwesi Pratt punches WAEC officials over exam leakage

Speaking on Peace FM’s Kokrokoo, Mr. Pratt said he will not blame any person than the WAEC authorities who were supposed to secure the examination papers and prevent it from leaking.

  • Published: , Refreshed:
Kwesi Pratt Jnr says the LMVCA demonstration was needless play Kwesi Pratt Jnr
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

Editor-in-Chief of the Insight newspaper, Kwesi Pratt says officials at the West African Examination Council (WAEC) should be held responsible for the mass leakage of Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) papers nationwide.

Speaking on Peace FM’s Kokrokoo, Mr. Pratt said he will not blame any person than the WAEC authorities who were supposed to secure the examination papers and prevent it from leaking.

The principal responsibility is the West African Examination Council. The principal responsibility lies there. It is their duty to secure their work to prevent any malfeasance…WAEC responsibility is that they didn’t set up mechanisms to prevent anybody from WAEC from doing this.”

The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) on Wednesday announced the cancellation of five papers in the ongoing BECE on the basis that they have been compromised.

They are Papers 2 of English Language, Religious and Moral Education, Integrated Science Mathematics and Social Studies.

The leaked papers have been scheduled to be re-administered on June 29 and 30, 2015, according to a statement by the WAEC.
However, Mr. Pratt has said the cancellation and postponement of the papers will mount pressure on the candidates and their parents.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Video Soldier detained for leaking Flagstaff House brutality videobullet
2 SONA President Akufo-Addo presents maiden State of the Nation Addressbullet
3 State of the Nation Address Policeman heckles GTV cameraman during SONAbullet
4 Kumasi Technical Institute Over 20 injured after students clash...bullet
5 Assault Police must crack this case- Otiko Djababullet
6 Pay Day NDC Ministers troop to Flagstaff House for ex-gratiabullet
7 Ghana Police IGP in another radical police shake-upbullet
8 State of the Nation Address Nana Addo condemns unlawful...bullet
9 Judiciary William Atuguba is acting Chief Justicebullet
10 Contempt of Court Governor of Bank of Ghana, 2 others...bullet

Top Videos

1 Video Police officer attacked at Flagstaff Housebullet
2 Meet "The Beast" President Obama's Cadillac that's more tank than carbullet
3 Obinim What happen'd when we fact checked Obinim's Bible knowledgebullet
4 Video Taxi driver terrified after an encounter with a ghostbullet
5 Refugee Ghanaian to lose fingers after 7-hour trek to cross US...bullet
6 Kwame Nkrumah Interchange Water leaks from hole in wall at new...bullet
7 Vitiligo Enam Honya - is challenging what you think about beautybullet
8 Watch Kumchacha delivers Counselor Lutterodt from 'demons'bullet
9 In Zimbabwe President Mugabe’s 70 year-old aide marries...bullet
10 Trade Fair Fire Police give an update on La Gas explosionbullet

News