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Delta government acquires electronic marking machines

Delta government acquires electronic marking machines

To ensure faster marking of examination scripts as well as deliver results on record time, Delta State Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education has employed the use of some Optical Marks Readers, OMR machines as part of its effort to strengthen its examination department.

The Delta State Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Chief Patrick Ukah While inspecting the marking of the just concluded Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) with the use of the OMR machines, said the initiative was aimed at reducing human errors and the time spent in marking of examination scripts.

Ukah noted that with the increase in the population of students in the state, there was a need to devise modern means of carrying out marking of the Basic Education Certificate Examination and the Cognitive Placement Examination as well as promotional examination.

Ukah guaranteed that the state would support the activity. Prior, the System Analyst, Mr Uzoma Nwosu, clarified that each OMR machine has the ability to examine 12,000 A5 papers for every hour, including that it could likewise filter 8,000 A4 papers in a single hour.

In her comments, the Director of Examinations, Kehinde Oderowho, recognized Governor Ifeanyi Okowa and the Commissioner for Basic and Secondary Education, Chief Patrick Ukah for the initiative, saying that it had made their work a lot simpler and blunder free

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