IIorin - The Kwara government on Thursday in Ilorin warned principals not to allow their schools to be used as illegal centres for National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) examinations.
Saka Onimago, the Commissioner for Education and Human Capital Development, gave the warning in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)
He said it had been observed that some NABTEB examinations were being conducted in unapproved centres, adding that the warning was aimed at checking examination malpractice in the state.
The commissioner directed that NABTEB examinations in the state should be conducted in registered schools only.
Onimago urged NABTEB examination operators to register with the ministry before operating in any part of the state.
He warned that any operator found conducting NABTEB examination in any part of the state without approval would be made to face the wrath of the law.
The commissioner directed operators of cybercafe to register with the state government to avoid closure of their businesses.