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Free webinar: new digital certificate platform for West African qualifications
Following the introduction by The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) of a new digital certificate platform for Nigeria, we are pleased to invite you to find out more at a free webinar on Wednesday 11 January, 10.00 hrs UK time.

The new digital certificate promises to simplify processes for institutions and employers across the world, enabling them to instantly check and verify qualifications online.

WAEC is the foremost examination body that serves Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and The Gambia, with around 3 million students sitting its examinations each year.

This free webinar will:

• Provide an overview of the WAEC Digital Certificate Platform – overview delivered by Mr Patrick E. Areghan, Head of National Office at WAEC Nigeria
• Discuss the future of student mobility from West Africa
• Demonstrate how the platform can be used by students, higher education institutions and third-party providers; and
• Offer an opportunity to address questions to WAEC and Ecctis.

You can register to attend using the online form below.


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Mr. Patrick Ehidiamen Areghan
Head of Nigeria National Office of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC)
Mr Areghan was appointed as the Head of National Office in March 2020. Since 1984 he has held a number of roles within the education system serving in various examination and administrative capacities. Mr Areghan is focused on the improvement and development of the West African Examinations Council and the services it provides. Mr Areghan’s strengths lie in teamwork, mentoring, risk management, innovation and transparency. He is a Fellow of the Corporate Governance Professionals of Nigeria.