The Registrar/Chief Executive of the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) Professor Segun Ajiboye on Sunday says 53,674 candidates passed the November diet of the Professional Qualification Examination (PQE) organised by the Council to certify teachers in Nigeria.
The breakdown of the results signed by the Registrar revealed that 72,947 wrote the examinations in various centers across the country out of which 19,273 failed.
Professor Ajiboye who stated this in Ibadan while speaking with newsmen appreciated the commitment of Nigerian teachers to excellent delivery in spite of the challenges they face and the support given to TRCN to reposition the teaching profession in the country.
Lagos state topped the list of those who registered for the examination with 8,224 while 6,067 passed the examination.
This is followed by Oyo State with about 5,599 registered while only 4,243 passed followed by Kaduna where 3769 passed out of 4,008 who…