WAEC releases 2012 results, withholds 122 thousand certificates

WAEC says that 38 per cent of the 1.67 million students who sat for the exams passed with five or more credits including English Language and Mathematics.

The West African Examination Council on Friday said 122 thousand Nigerian students who wrote its May/June 2012 Senior School Certificate Examination will not have any results, as their results have been withheld.

This was disclosed by Iyi Uwadiae, the head of the Nigeria National Office of the West African Examination Council (WAEC), who announced the release of the remaining results on Friday in Lagos.

Students will be able to check the details of their performance on the Council’s results website within the next 48 hours.

Mr. Uwadiae announced that 38.81 per cent out of the 1.67 million candidates that sat for the examination scored credits in at least five subjects including English Language and Mathematics; an increase of about eight percent from last year.

He added that the results of 1.54 million candidates, 91.1 percent of the total candidates, have been fully released; while 150,874 candidates got a partial release of their results, because few of their subjects were still being processed due to registration and documentation errors.

Mr. Uwadiae said the council was working to release the remaining results for the latter category of students

About 122,000 candidates will however not receive results yet.

The WAEC boss explained that this category of results is withheld because the candidates are suspected of involvement in examination malpractices; which are under investigation.

The exam malpractice rate also declined this year, compared with 2011 records, Mr. Uwadiae said.

He drew a direct correlation between performance and exam malpractice, saying a higher performance this year translates to a decline in malpractice rate.


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  • Rebecca

    My WAEC 2013 result have just been upgraded by Mr Julius he is a man that works in WAEC office i was able to do my English and my economics i had e8 and f9 on it and now i have c4 and b3 if you want to do yours. here is his number 08105715846 i saw how he helped people and i also collected his number and he helped me too so i realized i will be selfish if i also don’t tell you about this good man contact him to help you your problem might be that of with held result.

  • ande12

    WAEC 2013/2014 Result Is Out!!! Check Now… 20% Wit-held call now for those that have withheld and want there result released and those that want to upgrade their various subject to higher grades should call WAEC OFFICER MR ADEKUNLE GEORGE ON 08109468820, FOR ASSISTANCE AND HELP ON HOW TO CHECK AND UPGRADE YOUR WAEC RESULT

  • ken martin

    Am so happy to let the whole world know about Mr Mark the waec officer God use to help two of my children last year in upgrading their result. Initially, their result very poor and they could not process admission with it they both cry and disturb me because they don’t want to stay at home for one year more, I think of what to do until i saw Mr Mark phone number online from a comment somebody make out him for helping her to release his withheld result so i took the number and called him and he told me not to worry that he will help me work on my children’s result which he did and their result was excellent, so if you wrote this years waec exam and you did not make your papers or your result is held, all you need to do is to call Mr Mark now on his number (08110572177) he is the only person that can do it for you.

  • Emmanuella

    My name is Emmanuella when i went to check 2014 waec result all where withheld and i had to pick Mr Andrew number on the net because i heard he help some people too i called him and gave him my waec center number he said i should check today i just checked it now and the result is released if yours is also withheld you can call him on his number 08152240666