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WAEC May/June Result 2019: Withheld WAEC Results Released

WAEC Result Released: The WAEC 2019 Senior School Certficate Examination SSCE Results have been released.

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Also See: WAEC May/June SSCE Result Performance Statistics

All candidates who participated in the examination can proceed now to check their result on the official WAEC result checking portal using the procedure below.

How To Check May/June WAEC Result


This is to inform all candidates who participated in the May/June WASSCE Examination that the results has been uploaded online. The steps to check your result are:

  • Visit https://www.waecdirect.org/
  • Enter your 10-digit WAEC Examination Number.
    (This is your 7-Digit centre number followed by your 3-digit candidate number eg. 4123456789)
  • Enter your WAEC Examination Number in the required column.
  • Select your Examination Year e.g. 2019
  • Select your Examination Type (SCHOOL CANDIDATE RESULT).
  • Enter the Card Serial Number.
  • Enter the Card PIN.
  • Finally, click Submit button to get your WAEC Result.


The result checker PIN and Serial Number are contained on the flip side of the candidates’ CIVAMPENS Card issued to all candidates by WAEC, and used by them during the conduct of the examination

  • Enter the Personal Identification Number (PIN) on your Scratch card
  • Click Submit and wait for the results window to come up.

How to Check WAEC Result With Your Phone (Without Internet)

To check your WAEC result using your mobile phone, send an SMS in the format below:


To short-code 32327 (MTN, Airtel and Glo subscribers)

For example:



Ensure you adhere strictly to the format above. There should be no space in the message. After sending the SMS, wait for your result to be delivered to your phone via SMS. (SMS costs ₦30)

Waec Result Checker Portals By West African Countries

Sierra Leone

WAEC Result Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is a PIN?

The PIN stands for Personal Identification Number. In WAECDIRECT, it is a unique 10-digit or 12-digit number that is required to access the service. The service enables direct access to a candidate’s results via multiple channels. The PIN is found on a valid WAECDIRECT Scratch card and is revealed when cover patch on the reverse side of the card is carefully scratched off.

What is a scratch card?

A Scratch card is a plastic card with a scratch patch on the reverse side that conceals a PIN required to access the WAECDIRECT service. The Scratch card applicable for the WAECDIRECT service is marked “WAECDIRECT ……Access Card” on the face.

Where can I buy a scratch card?

A Scratch card may be purchased at the National Office of WAEC and at any of its zonal and branch offices across Nigeria. It may also be bought from any of the branch offices of Fountain Trust Bank Plc across Nigeria. From time to time it may become available at any other outlets so designated by WAEC. According to the WAEC website, the reviewed price for the Scratch card is currently around ₦450.

How many times can I check my result?

You may check your results up to a maximum of 5 (five) times with the use of 1 (one) Scratch card. In order to check further after exhausting the allowed 5 (five) times you will need to purchase another Scratch card which will entitle you to another 5 (five) result checks.

Can I use one scratch card to check more than one result?

No! You may only use one Scratch card to check one result. To check another result of interest, you will require a new Scratch card. If you misuse a Scratch card by attempting to check another result different from the first one checked, you will be penalised as having used the card, and will be presented with the appropriate error message.

In what other ways can I check my results?

Besides having your results displayed to you on a webpage on the WAECDIRECT website, you may also have your results delivered to an email address of your choice by selecting the appropriate options on the WAECDIRECT homepage. You may also have your results read out to you by calling into any one of our regional Interactive Voice Response (IVR) systems or have it delivered to your GSM mobile phone via SMS.

I have been trying to check my result by the WAEC webpage is not loading, what do I do?

Please be informed that it could either be your internet connection that is not connecting properly or as a result of the high traffic to the result checking site. We advise you give it some time before trying again. www.waecdirect.org

I went to the WAEC portal and filled in the required details only to see a page telling me there is no result for the candidate in the specified year. Please what do I do?

We advise you to keep checking at intervals because the website may be updated subsequently or visit the nearest WAEC office for assistance.

My result is displaying outstanding. What do I do as I need it for admission?

Kindly note that results that are partially released i.e. (outstanding/held) can be traced to various issues.  The decision on the “Outstanding/Held” results is subject to the outcome of the Council’s investigation. You can keep checking the portal for updates.

Can the result checker card bought in the previous year be used to check result of the current year?

A result checker card purchased in a previous year is still valid for use in the next year but note you can only use one Scratch card to check one result. To check another (different) result, you will require a new Scratch card.

Can a candidate’s gender be corrected from female to male?

Kindly proceed to the nearest WAEC office to make corrections to information erroneously provided by you in the course of your registration.

I have been trying to check my result but I keep having problems with my examination number, I’m informed that my number is incorrect. What do I do about this?

Kindly proceed to the nearest WAEC office to make corrections to information erroneously provided by you in the course of your registration.

I made a mistake by inputting a wrong examination number while trying to check my WAEC result and it displayed a result that is not mine. Can I use the same result checker card to check my result now that I have my correct exam number?

You can only use one Scratch card to check one result. To check another result of interest, you will require a new Scratch card. If you misuse a Scratch card by attempting to check another result different from yours, you will have to purchase another card to check your result.

I checked my WAEC result with the center and exam number given to me but I saw someone else’s result. What can be done?

Please be informed that examination numbers are reused every year and the only unique difference is the examination year. Please change the exam year to the year you took your exam. However, you will have to purchase a new WAEC result checker card to do this.

About WAEC

The West African Examinations Council is West Africa’s foremost examining board established by law  to determine the examinations required in the public interest in the English-speaking West African countries, to conduct the examinations and to award certificates comparable to those of equivalent examining authorities internationally.

Important Notice: WAEC To Ban Candidates Caught In Exam Malpractice

The West African Examination Council (WAEC) at its 65th NEC which it held in Lagos has taken some resolutions on the issue of examination malpractice.

In the communiqué signed by the Head, Public Affairs, Demianus Ojijieogu and made available to media reporters, the committee approved appropriate sanctions in all established cases of malpractice, as prescribed by the rules and regulations governing the conduct of the council’s examination.

According to the communiqué, henceforth, candidates involved in malpractice during the conduct of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) will be banned from retaking the exams for a specific number of years.

In addition, the entire results of candidates involved in proven cases of malpractice will attract Cancellation of Entire Results (CER) while subject results of those involved in proven cases will attract the cancellation of Subject Results (CSR)

It was gathered that the decision of the committee will be implemented without delay and the affected candidates and examination centres duly informed by the council.

Earlier: WAEC to Release May/June Results in 45 Days

The West African Examinations Council has given assurance that it would release the results of its 2018 West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination in 45 days.

The council’s Head of Public Affairs, Mr. Damianus Ojijeogu, made this disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Saturday in Lagos.

He further disclosied that the needed technology had been deployed to some marking venues to assist in scanning the scripts, noting that this would facilitate the marking of the scripts and impact positively on the early release of the results.

Hew also said the Council would deploy technology that would help detect malpractice in its objective questions. Concerning the conduct of the exam, Mr Ojijeogu said the Council is satisfied with the conduct of the examination noting that it was hitch free.

NAN reports that the WASSCE for school candidates commenced on March 27 and was concluded on May 15.

We are indeed happy that the examination was conducted in a hitch free manner.

“Right now, we have commenced coordination, briefing and subsequently, marking.

“We are looking at releasing the results in 45 days or earlier than that time.

“It has been the commitment of the council to always give quality service delivery in line with the Head of National Office, Mr Olu Adenipekun’s promise to reduce the waiting days from 90 days to 45 days, ” Mr Damianus said.


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