38 Days After, NECO Releases 2017 Nov/Dec GCE Results January 11th, 2018CampusPortalNGStaff2
NECO Nov/Dec 2017 GCE Result is Out.
The National Examinations Council (NECO) yesterday, released the results of the 2017 November/ December General Certificate Examinations (GCE) .
The Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the examination body, Prof. Charles Uwakwe, while announcing the results in Minna on Tuesday, said that a total of 42,985 candidates registered, out of which 42,429 sat for the examinations.
NECO candidates writing exams
Uwakwe said that the number of candidates with five credits, including Mathematics and English Language, put at 24,098 (56.79 per cent).
“For candidates’ general performance by states, Ogun State has the best result as 4,766 students out of the 5,213 that sat for the exam obtained five credits and above in all subjects, representing 91.42 per cent. Zamfara State records the worst result; only 24 out of the 186 candidates obtained five credits and above, representing 12.90 per cent.”
Putting the number of candidates with malpractice cases at 4,425, representing 10.43 per cent, Uwakwe said, “It represents 5.9 per cent reduction in cases compared to 2016.”
While the FCT, Kogi, Ondo and Taraba states have no cases of malpractices, having recorded zero cases, representing 0.00 per cent, Plateau State records the highest case with 943 candidates, representing 21.31 per cent. Mathematics has the highest case with 728 candidates involved.
He advised candidates to access their results on the NECO online using their Examination Registration Number and scratch cards.