The National Examination Council (NECO) on Thursday announced the release of the results of the 2019 November/December Senior School Certificate Examinations (SSCE).
The acting registrar of the council, Abubakar Gana made this known in a statement in Abuja on Thursday.
Gana said that a total of 70,140 candidates registered for the examination. He expressed that 63 per cent of those who sat for English exam got either Distinction or Credit, while 82.18 per cent, got either Distinction or Credit in Mathematics.
The acting registrar said 33,576 candidates, representing 48.68 per cent, got five Credits and above, including English Language and Mathematics.
“On the other hand, 50,057 candidates, representing 72.57% got five Credits and above, irrespective of English Language and Mathematics.