The Nationwide Examinations Council (NECO) has introduced the discharge of the outcomes of the 2020 Senior College Certificates Examination (SSCE) for exterior candidates. The announcement was made on the on the Council Headquarters in Minna on Thursday, the Registrar/Chief Govt, Godswill Obioma
In response to him, a complete of 41,459 candidates registered for the examination, whereas 39,503 took half within the examination. The registrar additional defined that a complete of 26,277 candidates obained 5 credit and above together with English Language and Arithmetic whereas 34,014 candidates additionally obtained 5 credit and above no matter English Language and Arithmetic.
Obioma additional disclosed that the outcomes of 256,000 candidates who missed some papers in the course of the 2020 SSCE (Inner) because of the ENDSARS protests in some states and who sat for these papers in the course of the 2020 SSCE (Exterior) have been being launched alongside aspect these of exterior candidates as we speak.
It was gathered that 6,465 circumstances of examination malpractice have been recorded within the 2020 SSCE Exterior as in opposition to 17,004 circumstances in 2019.
The Registrar defined that in keeping with the Council’s zero tolerance for examination malpractice, 4 supervisors who have been discovered culpable of aiding and abetting malpractice had been blacklisted and would not be engaged within the conduct of NECO examinations.
One examination centre in Ogun State has been derecognized for intimidation and a number of other makes an attempt to induce NECO officers in addition to aiding and abetting examination malpractice.
Obioma defined that primarily based on approval of the Federal Ministry of Training, NECO has scheduled her public examinations for 12 months 2021 as follows:
Nationwide Frequent Entrance Examination (NCEE) for admission of JSS 1 college students into Federal Unity Faculties is scheduled for Saturday 29th Might, 2021.
Senior College Certificates Examination (SSCE) Inner is scheduled from Monday fifth July to Monday 16th August, 2021.
Fundamental Training Certificates Examination (BECE) is scheduled for Monday 23rd August to Monday sixth September, 2021 with a view to allow college students at that degree cowl sufficient subject material for the examination.
Candidates are enjoined to entry their outcomes on NECO web site www.neco.gov.ng utilizing their examination registration numbers.