30,000 teachers to write professional exam – TRCN


Teacher and her pupils

By Okeoghene Akubuike

The Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) says it is set to hold the May diet of the Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE) for teachers nationwide between June 7 and 8.

The Registrar of the council, Prof. Josiah Ajiboye, said this during a world news briefing in Abuja on Friday.

Ajiboye said that no fewer than 30,000 prospective teachers would write the computer-based examination in 50 centres nationwide.

“About 30,000 would-be teachers across the states of the federation and the FCT have registered for the examination.

”The examination would hold on Saturday, June 8 in all the states of the federation and the FCT except in states like Bauchi, Kaduna and Kano where the examination will start on Friday, June 7 because of the large number of candidates.

“Our technical officers are being prepared and have been trained in preparation for the examination.

“The examination, which was supposed to hold in May, was…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria