WAEC Throws Light On Exam
Remarking, Withheld And
The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has provided
steps candidates who are not satisfied with the outcome of
their result can apply for their answer scripts to be remarked.
WAEC made this known while responding to questions on
According to WAEC the process to get your script remarked is
to first notify the school where you took the examination.
The school will then forward an application on your behalf to
the West African Examination Council (WAEC).
This application must be received 60 days after the release of
the results and will attract a fee.
The council further gave clarification as to what “Outstanding
Result” and With Held Results” means.
“Outstanding Result” simply means pending result. This means
that there may be errors from the affected candidate either
during registration or the examination that are being corrected.
The results that fall in this category have a high chance of
“Withheld or held Results” on the other hand signifies that the
affected candidate violated the rules & regulations guiding the
conduct of the examination.
The fate of the results that fall in this category will be decided
during the National Executive Council meeting that will be held
in November this year. However, such results may or may not
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