WEAC cancels results of 2,383 WASSCE candidate
The West African Examination Council (WAEC) has cancelled the subject results of 2,383 candidates who sat the 2020 West African School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).
The candidates had their results cancelled for “engaging in collusion, bringing foreign material to the examination hall and tearing part of their question papers to solicit assistance.”
This was revealed in a statement issued by WAEC to on Friday, 13 November 2020 to announce the release of the provisional examination results.
The Council further disclosed that it cancelled the entire results of 480 candidates for “bringing mobile phones to the examination hall.”
Also, “the entire results of 384 candidates have been withheld pending the conclusion of investigations into various cases of examination malpractice detected during and after the conduct of the examination”.
Story by Mikash