The National Examinations Council,(NECO) has announced the release of Senior Secondary School Examination, SSCE result for 2020.
The NECO Registrar, Prof. Godswill Obioma, disclosed this during a news press conference at its Headquarters in Minna, Niger State.
OAU VOICES gathered that about 12 schools in the country were deregistered over their involvement in exam malpractices.
The schools according to the registrar are four schools in Adamawa State, two in Kaduna State, two in Kastina State, two in Niger State, one in Taraba State and one in FCT.
Obioma also revealed that the examination witness a two per cent increase of candidates who made five credits and above in all subjects.
He revealed that the number of candidates with special needs that sat for the examination was 160.
“Number of candidates who made credit and above in the English language is 973,331, representing 82.68 per cent. A number of candidates who made credit and above in Mathematics is 1,060,100, representing 90.08 per cent.
“Number of candidates who made five credits and above including English and Mathematics is 984,101 representing 73.89 per cent; compared to 2019 June/July SSCE figures of 829,787,there is an increase of 2.3 per cent.
”Number of candidates who made five credits and above irrespective of English Language is 1,112,041, representing 91.91 per cent; compared to 2019 June/July SSCE figures of 1,04,989 there is an increase of 2.01 per cent
“Number of candidates involved in various forms of malpractice in 2020 is 33,470, representing 2.61 per cent, and 40,630, representing 3.53 per cent of such cases, were recorded in 2019″, he said.
He added that about 24 supervisors were blacklisted for various offences, ranging from poor supervision, aiding and abetting, connivance with non-candidates to write answers on chalkboards.
HOW TO CHECK THE NECO RESULTS;
candidates who took part in the 2020 National Examinations Council, NECO can now check their results on the NECO website using their examination registration numbers.
Pick your exam year. i.e., 2020
Pick your exam type. i.e., SSCE INTERNAL (JUN/JUL)
Enter your Token Number and registration number in the appropriate columns.
Finally, click on the check result button to access your NECO result.
If you follow these simple steps as mentioned above, by now you should be seeing your grades in each subject.