The West African Examination Council yesterday released the Senior School Certificate Examination results for private candidates, and about 376 results were held as a result of examination malpractice in Nigeria.
The private candidate examination tagged the new diet of WASSCE for private candidates, is a new programme introduced in 2017. Its first edition was conducted in January/February 2018; and the 2019 first series examination, concluded on February 4, 2019.
The head of the Nigerian office of WAEC, Olu Adenipekun, said plans were underway to introduce electronic marking (e-marking.
“A total of 3,102 candidates obtained credit and above in a minimum of five subjects, including English Language and General Mathematics,” he said.