The National Examination Council has released the results of the 2021 external examination.
The NECO Registrar Prof. Dantani Ibrahim disclosed this to news men in a press briefing at the NECO headquarters in Minna.
He said 29,342 candidates representing 62.59% got 5 credits including English and mathematics.
81.04% of the candidates, which comes down to 37,591 persons, got 5 credits and above irrespective of English and mathematics.
He also disclosed that 4,444 candidates were booked for examination malpractice in 2021 which is about 2,000 persons less the 6,463 candidates recorded in 2020