National Examination Council (NECO) SSCE Results for 2019 are out. The June/July SSCE results were released August 27th, 2019. The NECO Acting Registrar, Mr Abubakar Gana, made the announcement at the council’s headquarters in Minna, Niger State.
He stated that 71 per cent of candidates obtained credits in English Language and Mathematics.
“Neco releases the 2019 June/July SSCE results. Also, 71 per cent of the candidates obtained five credits in subjects including English and Mathematics,” he said.
Sani noted that the marking of the answer scripts of the candidates took two weeks across the country and ended on Saturday, August 10.
Gana said 984,152 candidates representing 85.50 percent made Credit and above in English while 954,399 candidates made Credit and above in Mathematics. The registrar further disclosed that a total of 1,041,986 representing 89.90 percent made five credits and above irrespective of English and Mathematics, adding that the number increased by 0.5 percent.
The registrar said the June/July NECO exams is a success, noting that when compared to the 2018 exercise, there is an increase of 0.11 percent in candidates who scored five credits and above.
He however noted that the number of candidates involved in various forms of malpractice in 2019 increased with 40,630 cases recorded as against 20,181 cases recorded in 2018.
How To Check Your NECO Result
Candidates to access their results online on the council’s website. Check the link below for the official guidelines on how to check your result; http://schoolnewsng.com/how-to-check-neco-ssce-result/