The National Examinations Council says a sum of 40,630 candidates were engaged in malpractice during its ongoing June and July 2019 Senior Secondary Certificate Examination.
The acting NECO Registrar, Mr Abubakar Gana, uncovered these in Abuja in a brief submitted to the Minister of Education, Adamu, on the command and accomplishments of the chamber between May 2018 and September 2019.
Gana said three schools in Katsina, Kebbi and Oyo states who were seen as blameworthy of different instances of misbehavior have been delisted for a long time. 18 chiefs were additionally blacklisted.
Gana likewise asked the legislature to organize security of assessments and authorities similarly as the Independent National Electoral Commission is given security during races.