Payment solution provider, Systemspecs, has announced that prospective private candidates of the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) (Aug/Sept WAEC GCE) across Nigeria can now conveniently purchase their registration PINs on its Remita platform and pay through any of the multiple channels available including their debit card, internet banking, USSD and mobile wallet.
The company disclosed this in a statement as the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) formally announced the commencement of the sale of WASSCE registration PINs, from June 10 to July 31, 2020.
To use the service, Systemspecs explained that the intending candidates are to visit the Remita website, select “Buy WAEC Pin,” fill all required fields and choose their preferred payment channel.
“They can also pay at agent locations and bank branches where they would present their Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR).
“Once payment is completed, the exam registration PIN is delivered to the candidate’s email and also displayed on the Remita payment receipt sent to the same email. The candidate is then expected to proceed to WAEC’s website to complete registration with the obtained PIN,” it explained.
Speaking on the service, Divisional Head, Applications and Vertical Markets, of SystemSpecs, David Okeme, said: “We have consistently provided easy and flexible payment solutions for our customers in all strata of the economy. Prospective candidates of the August/September WAEC Examination for Private Candidates can begin and complete payments on their internet-enabled computers or mobile phones using the Remita webpage with multiple payment options that would help them complete their registration in good time.” Remita is a leading payment platform in Nigeria that helps individuals and businesses to easily send and receive funds and also settle various bills.