WAEC Releases May/June 2016 WASSCE Results

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The West African Examinations (WAEC) has announced the release of its 2016 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) on Friday, August 5, 2016.

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The examinations body announced that it withheld the results of 137,295 candidates, representing 8.89 per cent of those who took the examinations.

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The announcement was made on Friday in Lagos by the Head, Nigeria National Office, Olu Adenipekun, who also explained that the withheld results are in connection with various cases of examination malpractice.

He said: “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.”

Adenipekun also said a total of 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.”

He added: “A total of 1,014,573 candidates, representing 65.70 per cent obtained six credits and above, 1,167,484 candidates, representing 75.60 per cent obtained five credits and above. While 1,282,204 candidates, representing 83.03 per cent obtained credit and above in four subjects.”

“1,370,049 candidates, representing 88.72 per cent obtained credit and above in three subjects, 1,438,679 candidates, representing 93.16 per cent obtained credit and above in two subjects.”

In the meantime, you can click any of the links below to read more on the recent developments from JAMB as regards to admission into Nigerian Universities:

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  1. my name is Adedeji Miracle i wrote my waec of this year just on friday when i checked my result it was very bad most especially my mathematics and english language was faild and i am so disturb because i am a jamb bite of this year and am so desperate to be in school this year because all my friend are all already in school last year and i don’t want to stay home again this year so on my brousing in the internet i ment a student talking how his result was been upgraded by Mr Fadipo and so many more comments about him like helping student also to releasing their withhed results so i have to give atry but at first i did not believe it until i crossed my mined and but a call to Mr Fadipo and i explained everything to him also i told one of my friend about it but he was like discouraging me that it is a fake but the way Mr Fadipo talked to me does not give me any sign that is a fake,so i give a try by trusting him and i sent my weac details to him so to my greatest surprised now i just checked my result and all the faild subjects was been upgraded,once again thanks to Mr Fadipo for is kind gensture,you can reach him through this number 08143068500.

  2. my 2016 waec withheld result has just been released
    to whom it may concern,i just got my held result released with the help of a god fearing waec official,he didnt even demand much from me unlike those 419 pple,may u be blessed sir,at last am free from waec issues…if u need his contact u can call him on 09052010791

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