WAEC releases results, 53% passed

The West African Examinations today released its 2016 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). It also announced that it is withholding the results of 137,295, representing 8.89% candidates.

It explained that just eight hundred and seventy eight thousand and forty (878,040) candidates, representing 52.97%, obtained credits in five (5) subjects and above, including English Language and Mathematics.

It will be recall that in 2014 and 2015 the percentage of candidates that obtained five (5) credits and above including English Language and Mathematics in the WASSCE were 31.28% and 38.68% respectively.

The Head of Nigeria National Office, Nigeria, Mr Olu Adenipekun while speaking with journalists stated that the withheld results are in connection with various cases of examination malpractice, i his words; “the cases are being investigated and reports of the investigations will be presented to the appropriate committee of the Council in due course for consideration.”

 

Source:  Vanguard News

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  1. laura says:

    hello guys
    i just got my 2016 waec held results released,it all happened with the help of a waec official whom i contacted after been duped several times..all thanks to god bcus i need it for my admission..pls to every one out there with held results or waec issues pls call 09052010791,he is god fearing and sincere 09052010791,

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