Some final year students of Osei Tutu Senior High School in the Ashanti Region have attacked the school farm of the Assistant Headmaster of the school.
The Assistant Headmaster, Mr. Aidoo had his plantain farm destroyed by the angry students for being strict in the examination hall.
They reportedly left behind a note threatening to cause more havoc if Mr. Aidoo continues to be strict in the ongoing examination.
The 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) started Friday, August 20, 2021, with roughly 446, 321 candidates across the country.
The figure is made of 224,884 females and 221,437 males.
A statement issued by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) indicated that 965 schools were participating in the exams, out of which 651 were public schools and 314 private schools.
According to the statement, the Ashanti Region had the highest number of candidates with 108,485 students, followed by the Eastern Region with 65,623 candidates participating in the examinations.
The Upper West Region had the lowest representation with 9,338 candidates.
The examination, which commenced with Project Work for Visual Arts candidates, is expected to come to an end on Friday, October 8, 2021.
Candidates will write the English language (oral) paper on Wednesday, September 2, 2021, while the English language Essay and objective papers would be written on Monday, September 13, 2021.
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