I Wrote WASCE In 1961 with Late Gen. Shehu Musa Yar’Adua – Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the late Gen. Shehu Musa Yar’Adua was his class mate at both the primary and secondary schools and that they joined the army after completing their West African School Certificate Examination, adding that they both wrote the WASCE in 1961.
The President made the assertion as he defended the presentation of his WAEC certificate to him by the West African Examinations Council on Friday.
WAEC Registrar, Dr. Iyi Uwadiae, made the presentation at the President’s mini conference hall at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Friday. He was accompanied by the senior staff of the council
“Today I received the attestation and confirmation of my 1961 West African School Certificate (WASC) Examination result from the Registrar of the West African Examinations Council.