This is to inform all candidates who wrote the 2016 June/July NECO School Certificate Examination that 2016 NECO result has been released.
According to Registrar of the Council, Professor Charles Uwakwe, out of the 1,022,474 who sat for the examination, 88.51% of candidates obtained at least five credits including in Mathematics and English Language.
He further revealed that 905,011 (84.54 per cent) of candidates got 5 credits and above in English Language while 812,846 (80.16 percent) got 5 credits and above in Mathematics.
Ekiti State recorded the highest with 96.48 percent and Katsina State recording the least with 72.59 percent.
Prof.Uwakwe also said that 43,905 cases of malpractice were recorded, with 194 schools implicated in cases of mass cheating; adding that the results of candidates involved had been cancelled.
To check the result online, candidates are to visit the official NECO website http://www.mynecoexams.com/results/
Beware of fraudsters. NECO result checking card is only N300
Procedure for checking your NECO result;
1.Select year Examination Type
2.Select year of examination
3.Enter your card PIN number
4.Enter your Examination Number
5.Click on “Check My Result” button
Note: NECO Result Card is N300 only.