May/June WASSCE

WAEC: 2017 Nov/Dec results released; over 1,800 results withheld

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released the provisional results of candidates who sat for the 2017 private WASSCE but has withheld some 1,873 results for alleged malpractices.

The sub-regional examination body says the 117,306 candidates whose results have been released can assess them via WAEC’s official website from Friday morning.

READ: WAEC withholds 1,873 Results Of Private Candidates

The statement from the Council also says investigations have commenced to substantiate the veracity of the allegations surrounding the 1,873 withheld results.

WAEC has also cautioned candidates to beware of fraudsters who pose as WAEC officials and promise to change their results for them at a fee payable through various means like Mobile Money.

READ: How to check your 2017 WAEC Nov/Dec results

Authorities at WAEC are also assuring the public that steps have been taken this time around to secure their database as such there cannot be a forgery of results, that all forged results can be detected by confirmation and a verification system.

It is also advising organizations and institutions to confirm and verify results presented to them directly from the council.

 

Credit: Joy FM

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