WAEC releases 2021 WASSCE results, increases examination fees

Written by on November 22, 2021

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has announced the release of the 2021 West African Senior School Certificate Examinations for school candidates with an increase in registration fees from N13,950 to N18,000 with effect from 2022.

This disclosure was made by the Head of Nigeria National Office of WAEC, Mr Patrick Areghan, on Monday, where he said that the examination, which was an international one, took place simultaneously throughout the five member countries of the Council – The Gambia, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.

Areghan, while announcing the results said that the results of 1,256,990 candidates have been fully processed, representing 80.56% of all the candidates that sat for the exam, while the results of 303,271 candidates are still being processed due to some issues with their subjects, representing 19.44%. The WAEC boss also said that 1,573,849 candidates from 19,425 recognized secondary schools across the country registered for the examination with 1,560,261 candidates actually sitting for the exams.

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