The National Examinations Council (NECO) has posted the effects of candidates, who sat for his or her November/December 2019 Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE) for external candidates.
This became introduced by using Mohammed Gana, the Acting Registrar of the Council on Thursday.
In a statement, Gana said that the results are to be had forty nine days after the final paper become written.
A overall of 65,207 candidates sat for English language, out of which 41,214, representing 63% were given either Distinction or Credit.
66,398 candidates sat for Mathematics, out of which 54,565, representing 82.18% gotboth Distinction or Credit.
Gana stated that 33,576 candidates, representing 48.68% were given 5 credits and above, which includes English Language and Mathematics.
The NECO boss, however, expressed his displeasure at the boom in exam malpractices.
“While 12,084 cases have been recorded in 2018, 17,004 instances changed into recorded in 2019.
“This occurred as a result of the complete monitoring by senior team of workers which additionally resulted within the decline in wide variety of candidates with 5credit and above,” Gana said.