The National Examination Council (NECO) has ended the anxiety about the expected release of results of candidates who sat for its 2023 internal Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE).
The examination body in a short statement on Monday, announced that the results would be released on Tuesday, 10th October 2023.
The statement was released via the council’s official account on X platform (formerly known as Twitter).
The statement reads: “NECO to release 2023 SSCE Internal result on Tuesday 10/10/2023.”
Over 1.2m Candidates Register For 2023 SSCE
Back in August, NECO disclosed that over one million and two hundred thousand candidates enrolled for the 2023 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE).
The Registrar/Chief Executive of the National Examinations Council (NECO), Prof. Dantani Ibrahim Wushishi, disclosed this in Jos, Plateau State capital, on Friday, August 4, Naija News reports.
According to Wushishi, a total of 1,205,888 candidates registered for the examinations.
The academician, who spoke while monitoring the conduct of the examination in some schools, noted that out of the said figure, 601,074 candidates are males while 584,814 are females.
He expressed satisfaction with the general conduct of the 2023 SSCE based on reports obtained from across the country.
The Registrar said the 2023 SSCE is the best organized in recent years.
Prof. Wushishi disclosed that various measures had been put in place to check examination malpractice, adding that the measures had started yielding positive results.
The Registrar, who monitored the examination at Airforce Military School, King and Queens Academy and Emmanuel International College, all in Jos, expressed satisfaction with the conduct of the examination in these schools.