Significant Improvement as WAEC Result 2020 is Released.
Is WAEC result 2020 out? has been been the most popular question by pupils who participated in the recently concluded may june waec school exam. The good news is that the result has now officially out and released on the waecdirect result checking website.
The exam which was earlier scheduled to commence on 6th April, 2020 could not hold as a result of the outbreak of the novel COVID-19 pandemic. However, after much discussions with relevant authorities, the examination finally commenced on 17th August, 2020 and ended on 12th September, 2020, spanning a period of four weeks.
According to the Head of The Nigeria National Office of The West African Examinations Council, Patrick E. Areghan, A total of One Million Five Hundred and Forty-Nine Thousand Seven Hundred and Forty (1,549,740) candidates registered for the examination from Nineteen Thousand One Hundred and Twenty-Nine (19,129) recognised secondary schools in Nigeria. Of the number that registered for the examination, One Million Five Hundred and Thirty-Eight Thousand Four Hundred and Forty-Five (1,538,445) candidates sat the examination.
Out of the total number of candidates that sat the examination, One Million Four Hundred and Fifty-Six Thousand Seven Hundred and Twenty-Seven (1,456,727) candidates, representing 94.69% have their results fully processed and released while Eighty-One Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighteen (81,718) candidates, representing 5.31% have a few of their subjects still being processed due to some errors on the part of the candidates. Efforts are, however, being made to speedily complete the processing to enable all the affected candidates get their results fully processed and released, subsequently.
The analysis of the statistics of the performance of candidates in the examination shows that;
- One Million Three Hundred and Thirty-Eight Thousand Three Hundred and Forty-Eight (1,338,348) candidates, representing 86.99%, obtained credit and above in a minimum of any five (5) subjects (i.e with or without English Language and/ or Mathematics)
- One Million Three Thousand Six Hundred and Sixty Eight (1,003,668) candidates, representing 65.24%, obtained credits and above in a minimum of five (5) subjects, including English Language and Mathematics.
How To Check WAEC Result 2020.
Click on the link below for a quick step by step guide to access results on the weacdirect result checker portal website.