The West African Examination Council (WAEC) said that the introduction digital WAEC certificate will simplify the admission process for many Nigerians seeking to school abroad.
According to the WAEC, the system will also remove any doubt on certificates presented by Nigerians.
The Head of Nigeria National Office for WAEC, Patrick Areghan, stated this on Friday during a webinar organized in partnership with UK-based Recognition Agency, ENIC.
According to him, the digital certificate initiative would support the mobility of students moving from Nigeria to other parts of the world.
WAEC revealed that about 30 million certificate holders who wrote the West African Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) from 1970 till date, will be able to access and share the original copies of their digital certificates from anywhere in the world through the digital platform.