NECO SSCE result statistics: 71.64 per cent of candidates got more than five credits, including Mathematics and English Language.
The National Examination Council (NECO), has released the results of the 2021 June/July Senior School Certificate Examination with a total of 71.64 per cent of the 1,226,631 that sat for the examination, scoring five credits and above, including in English and Mathematics.
See: How to check 2021 NECO June/July SSCE Result.
The Registrar, Prof. Dantali Wushishi, while announcing the results at the Council’s National Headquarters in Minna, the Niger State capital, explained that 945,853 candidates obtained five credits and above including English Language and Mathematics, while 1,094,291candidates also obtained five credits and above irrespective of English Language and Mathematics.
Wushishi explained that 945,853 candidates obtained five credits and above including English Language and Mathematics, while 1,094,291candidates also obtained five credits and above irrespective of English Language and Mathematics.
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When compared with 2020 SSCE internal figures of 894,101,which was 73.89 per cent, a 2.2 percent decrease was noted.
He further explained that number of candidates who made five credits and above irrespective of English language and Mathematics was 1,226,796, representing 94.04 per cent.
Wushishi said that candidates involved in various forms of malpractices in 2021 was 20,003, representing 1.63 per cent, whereas 33,470 representing 2.63 per cent cases were recorded in 2020.
The registrar who reiterated the council’s zero tolerance for examination malpractices said appropriate standards and excellence were maintained right from the planning stage to the release of the results.
He said the reduction in the level of malpractices was as a result of deepened monitoring of the examination by members of the governing board, management and senior staff of the council.
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