The National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) has announced the rescheduling of two papers in the upcoming 2021 National Business Certificate and National Technical Certificate (NBC/NTC) Examinations earlier fixed for Monday, 14th June 2021.
Registrar/Chief Executive Officer, NABTEB, Professor Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe, made this known in a statement on Saturday in Abuja.
She said the decision was informed by the declaration of Monday as a public holiday by the Federal Government to mark this year’s Democracy Day.
Isiugo-Abanihe said the affected papers, which are Chemistry and Literature-in-English would now hold 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,” she said.
Meanwhile, the NABTEB boss, Isiugo-Abanihe has notified stakeholders including Commissioners of Education, Principals and Proprietors of schools of the clash of Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), with NABTEB 2021 NBC/NTC examinations.
She said: “It has been observed that the dates for the 2021 JAMB UTME, scheduled to commence on June 19th, 2021, will clash with the dates for the NABTEB In-School NBC/NTC Examinations which will hold from Tuesday, 15th June to 9th July 2021 nationwide.