Updated: WAEC releases May/June WaSSCE 2022 results



The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) on Monday released the results of May/June 2022 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

This was announced at a press conference by the Head of WAEC National Office, Mr. Patrick Areghan.

He said the results were released 45 days after the last paper.

The school examination was taken by 1, 607, 985 school candidates in 20,221 schools nationwide and in three countries.


WAEC acting Head of Public Affairs, Mrs. Moyosoal Adesina, had on Sunday said the Head of National Office (HNO), Mr. Patrick Areghan would announce release of results of May/June 2022 WASSCE on Monday, at the Yaba headquarters of the body.

Areghan said in May 2022 that out of 1.6million candidates, 800,055 are males, comprising (49.76%) while 800,724 are females, comprising (50.24%).

The HNO said the candidates were examined in 76 subjects, made up of 197 papers. About 30,000 practicing senior teachers, nominated by various Ministries of Education participated in the examination as supervisors.

The release of the 2022 WASSCE results will brighten the chances of candidates who applied for admission in 2022/2023 academic session into tertiary institutions.



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