General News of Sunday, 14 August 2011

Source: GNA

WASSCE results out

Accra, Aug. 14, GNA - The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has released the provisional results of 133,679 out of 148,826 candidates who took the May/June 2011 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

The entire results of all candidates presented by 81 schools have been withheld pending the conclusion of investigations into various examination irregularities, an official statement signed by Mrs Agnes Teye-Cudjoe, Principal Public Affairs Officer on behalf of the National head of WAEC has said.

Similarly, the statement said, the entire results of 849 candidates from other schools are being withheld.

“The withheld results will be released as soon as the Council concludes investigations into examination irregularities committed,” the statement said.

The results would be sent to schools in due course but candidates may access their results online, it said.