2016 WAEC Result Released: Check Yours Here – www.waecdirect.org

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2016 WAEC Result Released: –  The West African Examination Council, WAEC has announced the release of the 2016 May/June results of The West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). The 2016 WAEC Result  has 52.97 per cent pass rate.

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WAEC announced that it withheld the results of 137,295 candidates, which represents 8.89 per cent of those who took the 2016 May/June examinations.

Speaking to newsmen, Olu Adenipekun, the Head, Nigeria National Office, said that this was due to examination malpractice. Read his full statement below:

“The cases are being investigated and reports of the investigations will be presented to the appropriate committee of the Council in due course for consideration.”

He stated that 878,040 candidates, representing 52.97 per cent, obtained credits in five (5) subjects and above, including English Language and Mathematics, while a total 1, 552, 758 students who sat for the 2016 May/June exams.

“A total of 1,014,573 candidates, representing 65.70 per cent obtained six credits and above, 1,167,484 candidates, representing 75.60 per cent obtained five credits and above. While 1,282,204 candidates, representing 83.03 per cent obtained credit and above in four subjects.”

“1,370,049 candidates, representing 88.72 per cent obtained credit and above in three subjects, 1,438,679 candidates, representing 93.16 per cent obtained credit and above in two subjects.”

WAEC Nigeria announced on Friday evening that the malpractice cases were being investigated. The outcome of the investigations on the 2016 WAEC Result withheld will be made available to the candidates through their schools in due course.

How To Check 2016 WAEC Result www.waecdirect.org

To check 2016 WAEC Result follow the simple steps below:

Please note: you need a WAEC scratch card to check the 2016 result.

  1. First go to the official waec rseult for your county. WAEC Nigeria website = www.waecdirect.com.
  2. Go to the top left hand corner of the page and you will see the result checking portal.
  3. Enter your 10-digit WAEC Examination Number.
    (This is your 7-Digit centre number followed by your 3-digit candidate number eg. 4123456789)
  4. Enter the 4 digits of your Examination Year eg. 2002
  5. Select the Type of Examination
  6. Enter the Card Serial Number found on the reverse side of your Scratch card
  7. Enter the Personal Identification Number (PIN) on your Scratch card
  8. Click Submit and wait for the results window to come up

The process of Checking is the same for all WAEC candidates irrespective of your country.

Official WAEC wesites for different countries are listes below:

To check your 2016 WAEC Result to WAEC result checker portal.

NIGERIA WAEC OFFICIAL WEBSITE : www.waecdirect.org OR  www,waecnigeria.org

GHANA WAEC OFFICIAL WEBSITE: www.ghana.waecdirect.org.


SIERRA LEONE OFFICIAL WAEC WEBSITE: www.waecsierra-leone.org

WAEC HEADQUARTERS OFFICIAL WEBSITE: www.waecheadquartersgh.org

Gambia Official WAEC Website: www.waecgambia.org

Other Methods of Checking 2016 WAEC Result

Besides having your results displayed to you on a webpage on the WAECDIRECT website. You may also have your results delivered to an email address of your choice by selecting the appropriate options on the WAECDIRECT homepage.

You may also have your results read out to you by calling into any one of our regional Interactive Voice Response (IVR) systems or have it delivered to your GSM mobile phone via SMS. Click here for further information

Where to buy WAEC scratch card for the 2016 WAEC Result checking

Some of you may be wandering where to buy the original WAEC scratch card at a good price. We want to inform your that WAEC has official scratch card mega dealers across all major west African cities and regions. For Nigerians who want to buy the Original WAEC scratch car to check their 2016 WAEC Result, see the full list below:
It is sold at Heritage Bank Branches nationwide.

Abuja 272/273 Central Business District,UAC Complex,Garki,Abuja.
Ilorin 244,Ibrahim Taiwo Road,Ilorin.
Jos 3,Beach Road,By Ahmadu Bello Way,Jos.
Apapa 20, Wharf Road, Apapa, Lagos
Ikeja 82,Allen Avenue, Ikeja
Kano 12, Court Rd, Middle Rd, Sabon Gari,Kano
Kaduna 88, Ahmadu Bello Way, Kaduna
Aba 2A, Asa Road/York Street, Aba, Abia State.
Awka 20, Nnamdi Azikiwe Avenue, Awka
Enugu 58, Ogui Road, Enugu
Owerri 20,Bank Road, Owerri
Onitsha 32, New Market Road, Onitsha
Eket 57, Eket Oron Road, Eket
Uyo Shopping Centre, 155 Ikot Ekpene Road, Uyo
Calabar Murtala Mohammed Way, Calabar
Asaba 343, Nnebisi Road, Asaba
Warri 67, Effurun/Sapele Road, Warri
Benin 17, Sapele Road, High Court, Benin City
P.Harcourt Plot 87, Trans Amadi Ind.Layout, Port Harcourt
Ado-Ekiti Ado Corporate, Omega Centre, Fajuyi Round About, Ado Ekiti
Akure Akure Corporate Br 17, Oyemekun RD, P.M.B. 795, Akure
Osogbo 165, Station Road, Oshogbo
Agbeni 10, Agbeni street, Ibadan
Makaraba Suite 101/102 Royal Plaza, Keffi Road, Maraba

PLEASE NOTE: If you want to be selling the scratch card, then purchase WAECDIRECT, NECO-ONLINE, JAMBONLINE and NABTEB result checker scratch cards at any of the following outlets.

How Many Times Can I check my result:  You may check your WAEC results up to a maximum of 5 (five) times with the 1 (one) Scratch card. To check further, purchase another Scratch card which will entitle you to another 5 (five) result checks.

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