The National Examinations Council (NECO) has released the 2020 Senior Secondary School Examination (SSCE) results.
The Registrar/Chief Executive Officer of NECO Prof. Godswill Obioma made the announcement of the results on Wednesday at the examination body’s national headquarters in Mina, Niger State.
The results show that 894,101 candidates, representing 73.89% scored five credits and above in both English and Mathematics.
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973,331 candidates, representing 82.68 percent, made credit and above in the English language alone.
The results further reveal that the number of candidates who made five credits and above irrespective of English language and Mathematics is 1,112,041, representing 91.91 percent.
This, according, to Professor Obioma represents an increase of 2.01 percent when compared to the 2019 June/July SSCE.
The NECO boss disclosed that 1,221,447 registered for the examination, with 659,796 being males representing 54.53, and 550,126 representing 45.46 percent being females.
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