National Examinations Council (NECO) has released its June /July 2018 senior secondary school certificate examinations (SSCE) with over 70% of the students or candidates having five credits and above including English Language and Mathematics.
Also Over 90% scored 5 credits and above in other courses aside the two main important subjects, English language and Mathematics.
In a Press statement by the acting Registrar/Chief Executive of the Council, Alhaji Abubakar M.Gana also revealed that there was a serious reduction in examination malpractice this year, that is only few cheated.
He said about nine thousand of the candidates that registered for the examinations did not sit for the papers. He also said that ”a total number of 1,041,536 registered for the examination while 1,032,729 sat for the examination.”
“Comparative analysis of candidates with 5 credits and above including English language and Mathematics for 2017 and 2018 shows 70.85 percent for 2017 and 71.48 percent for 2018, showing an increase of 0.63 percent in 2018”, the registrar said.
He concluded saying that candidates to check their results online.
HOW TO CHECK YOUR NECO RESULTS
1. Visit the result checking website
2. Select year Examination Type
3. Select year of examination
4. Enter your card PIN number
5. Enter your Examination Number
6. Click on “Check My Result” button