Finally : WAEC 2017 May/June Results Is Out ; 214,952 Results Withheld

West African Examination Council WAEC
West African Examination Council WAEC

WAEC Releases 2017 May/June
Results; 214,952 Results
The West Africa Examination Council WAEC 2017 Senior
School Certificate Examination (SSCE) Results for School
Candidates have been released.
The head of the Nigeria National Office of WAEC made this
known at a press briefing at the Council’s office in Yaba Lagos.
According to him, out of the total number of candidates that
sat the examination, 1,471,151 (One Million Four Hundred and
Seventy One Thousand One Hundred and Fifty One)
candidates, representing 94.36% have their results fully
processed and released, while 95,734 (Ninety Five Thousand
Seven Hundred and Thirty Four) candidates, representing
5.64% have a few of their subjects still being processed due to
errors traceable to the candidates in the course of registration
or writing the examination.
He mentioned that a total of 923,486 (Nine Hundred and
Twenty Three Thousand Four Hundred and Eighty Six)
candidates, representing 59.22%, obtained minimum of credits
in five (5) subjects and above, including English Language and
He observed that 59.22%, percent performance of candidates
that obtained five (5) credits and above including English
Language and Mathematics in the WASSCE for School
Candidates represents an improvement to the result in 2015
and 2016 which was 38.68% and 52.97%, respectively.
However, the results of 214,952 (Two Hundred and Fourteen
Thousand, Nine Hundred and Fifty Two) candidates,
representing 13.79% of the total candidature for the
examination are being withheld for further investigation in
connection with various cases of examination malpractice.
He advised candidates who sat the examination to check the
details of their performance on the Council’s official website
within the next few hours with the result checker PIN and
Serial Number which are contained on the flip side of the
candidates’ CIVAMPENS Card issued to all candidates by

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