Professor Ato Essuman a Ghanaian professor has been elected the 20th Chairman of the governing board of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) for a three-year tenure.
Prof Essuman was elected at the just ended 69th Annual Meeting held online from Monday, March 22 to Friday, March 26.
The Ghanaian professor will chair the board from March, 2021 to March 2024 in line with the Council’s Convention.
He succeeds The Gambia’s Baboucarr Bouy, who was elected in 2018.
Before the Meeting, three Ghanaian students, who came out overall tops in the 2020 West African Senior Schools Certificate Examinations (WASSCE) were honoured.