WAEC 2016 May/June WASSCE Results Released, Records 53% Pass

The West African Examinations Council has officially announced the release of the May/June 2016 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) results.

Speaking during a press conference in Lagos, the Head of National Office (HNO), Mr. Isaac Adenipekun, said that a total of 1,552,758 candidates registered for the examination, out of which 1,544,234 sat for the exam .

He said 825,650, representing 53.5 percent were male while 718,585, representing 46.5per cent were female.

In a breakdown of the results, a total of 1,393,907 candidates, representing 90.26% have their results fully released while 158,718 candidates, representing 9.74% have a few of their subjects still being processed due to some errors mainly traceable to the candidates and schools in the course of registration or writing the examination.

Such errors are being corrected by the Council to enable the affected candidates get their results fully processed & released subsequently.


A total of 878,040 candidates, representing 52.97%, obtained credits in five subjects and above, including English Language & Mathematics.

The HNO added that there was a significant improvement in the performance of candidates when compared with the results of 2014 and 2015 examinations.

Speaking on the performance of blind candidates, Mr. Adenipekun said that 133 visually challenged candidates registered for and sat for the examination from which 23 candidates, representing 17.29% got credits in 5 subjects, including English Language & Mathematics.

He further stated that candidates will be able to check their results on the Council’s website within the next 24 hours.

To check the 2016 May/June WAEC SSCE result, follow the procedure detailed on the link below;

WAEC 2016/2017 Result Is Out : www.waecdirect.org Release Date May/June Checker


  1. is the waec result truly out

  2. may god show us good result when checking

  3. my Allah help us

  4. O Lord I want good result

  5. aderinto opeyemi



    Independence High School UKana Essien Udim

  7. Eze Shedrack onyekechi

    community secondary school Itchi

  8. waec result 2015/2016

  9. please. I coludnt see my results. thay wrote head please I need my results algently please. o my name olarewaju ldowu Thomas my school. number is 4241413045 in egosi ile please as you release it God will help you as u do so

  10. my name is osakwe grace niye

    plz i want my result to be good i dnt want to write a second

  11. O lord i want good result

  12. Musa tukur gsss gombe

    my result is not yet aut why?

  13. Benjamin Abah Kharthar

    ohhh lord I know you have done it …

  14. God help me i want my result 2 be good an out.

  15. I am sabo jamila my serial no wrv160195768 and pin 179964712740 exam no4261007132and D.O.B13/02/1999

  16. Stephen Ojomoliwo David

    My result is held why?

  17. my result is not yet out. and my school is asking for the o’level result be ooo. he will I do?? pls h

  18. my result is not out God may your will be done

  19. God Answer My Prayers To Come Out With Flying Colours In My Waec.

  20. I try to check my result they said result is not available for this candidate,pls help me

  21. GOD help me pass my weac even as am about to check


  23. Frnds all we needs to say,is prayer nd have faith on d prayer,cos i belive ntin z much GOD can nt handle ok.

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