The National Examination Council (NECO) wishes to announce the released of 2018 November/December Senior School Certificate Examination (NECO external). Announing the result, The acting registrar of the Council, Mr. Abubakar Gana has urged candidates who wrote the 2018 November/December examination to note that result checker cards would no longer be used to check results.
The NECO November/December Senior School Certificate Examination is normally conducted for external candidates.
According to Gana, 59,963 candidates registered for the examination and were examined in about 28 subject areas.
He noted that a total of 37,069 candidates representing 62.48 per cent got five credits and above, including English and Mathematics; while 47,031 candidates, representing 79.27 per cent got five credits and above, irrespective of English and Mathematics.
While giving further breakdown of the performance of candidates, he said that 57,842 sat for English Language out of which 44,497, representing 76.93 got either distinction or credit.
He added that 57,275 sat for Mathematics, out of which 47,151 representing 82.32 per cent got either distinction or credit.
“A comparative analysis of candidates, who scored five credits and above, including English Language and Mathematics for 2017 and 2018 shows 56.79 per cent for 2017 and 62.48 per cent for 2018.
“This represents an increase of 5.69 per cent,” he said.
HOW TO CHECK THE RESULT: ,
- Visit www.neco.gov.ng or https://result.neco.gov. to purchase a result checking token.
- Once you have purchased the “token” proceed to “check result”
- Enter your your NECO Examination number.
- Click on the “Check my result” button
NOTE: The token(s) can be shared with candidates, parents, schools, organisations or any person who wishes to view the candidate’s results.