35 inmates to sit for NECO exams in Jos


The Nigerian Prisons Service has said that 35 inmates of the Jos prison will participate in the 2018 Nov/Dec Senior School Certificate Examination of the National Examination Council. Deputy Superintendent Luka Ayedoo, the Public Relations Officer of the Plateau Command of NPS made this known in a statement in Jos on Sunday.

Ayedoo said that the inmates who comprised of 32 males and three females were adequately prepared to take the examination.

According to him, the examination fees of the inmates were paid by the Industrial Training Fund (ITF), as part of activities marking its 47th anniversary.

“35 inmates of Jos Prison have been duly registered for the 2018 NECO external examination…

“This examination is one of the numerous reform programmes available to prepare inmates towards smooth reintegration into the society, upon discharge,’’ Ayedoo said.

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