The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has released the result of the 2018 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE)
Announcing the result in Lagos at the WAEC Training and Testing Centre (WTTC), Ogba, Mr Olu Adenipekun, WAEC’s Head of National Office (HNO) said a total of 786,016 candidates of the 1,572,396 that wrote the examination had five credits and above including English Language and Mathematics.
He directed candidates who sat for the examination and have fulfilled their financial obligations to the council to check the details of their performance on the Council’s result website: www.waecdirect.org.
He said they recorded a 49.98 per cent pass rate in the number of candidates that obtained credits and above in a minimum of five subjects and above including English Language and Mathematics.
According to Adenipekun, “Statistics of the result showed that a total of 1,213,244 candidates representing 76.84 per cent obtained credit and above in a minimum of any five subjects with or without English Language and or Mathematics.
“858,424 candidates representing 54.59 percent obtained credits and above in a minimum of five subjects including English Language but without Mathematics.”
Meanwhile, candidates who have no access to the Internet can check their results via Short Message Service (SMS) from today.
Here are the steps:
- Use the shortcode format below: WAEC*ExamNo*PIN*ExamYear and send to the shortcode 32327.
For example – WAEC*4250101001*123456789012*2013
Note: There should be no space in the message.
- Wait for your result to be delivered to your phone via SMS. (SMS Cost N30)
Source: Daily Post