The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), has disclosed why some outcomes of candidates who sat for the West African Senior Faculty Certificates Examination (WASSCE) for Faculty Candidates, 2020 weren’t launched.
WAEC Head of the Nigeria Nationwide Workplace, Patrick Areghan introduced the discharge of 2020 WASSCE outcomes at a press briefing on Monday.
Areghan disclosed that some outcomes of candidates who sat for the exams have been withheld attributable to examination malpractice.
In response to him, “The outcomes of Two Hundred and Fifteen Thousand One Hundred and Forty-9 (215,149) candidates, representing 13.98% of the overall variety of candidates that sat for the examination, are being withheld in reference to numerous reported circumstances of examination malpractice.
“The circumstances are being investigated and studies of the investigations will probably be offered to the suitable Committee of the Council for willpower sooner or later.
“The Committee’s choices will probably be communicated to the affected candidates by their numerous faculties.”
He added that different outcomes not launched on the location have been attributable to some errors on the a part of the candidates and are nonetheless being processed to be launched later.
“Out of the overall variety of candidates that sat for the examination, One Million 4 Hundred and Fifty-Six Thousand Seven Hundred and Twenty-Seven (1,456,727) candidates, representing 94.69% have their outcomes totally processed and launched whereas Eighty-One Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighteen (81,718) candidates, representing 5.31% have just a few of their topics nonetheless being processed attributable to some errors on the a part of the candidates.
“ Efforts are, nevertheless, being made to speedily full the processing to allow all of the affected candidates get their outcomes totally processed and launched, subsequently.”