2023 NECO June/July Results Statistics | 61.60% Pass Recorded
2023 NECO SSCE Internal (June/July) Results Statistics: National Examination Council (NECO) June/July Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) Internal Results Statistics for 2022/2023 Academic Session | 61.60% Obtained Five Credits (C's) and Above.

The National Examination Council (NECO), has announced the release of results of the 2023 June/July Senior School Certificate Examination (Internal)


NECO Registrar and Chief Executive Officer, Dantali Wushishi, disclosed this during the release of the 2022 June/July Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) results in Minna, saying that a total of 1,205,888 registered for the examination.

Further breakdown of the statistics are contained below:

  • The total number of candidates that registered for the examination is 1,205,888, with 621,084 male, and 585,804 female.
  • the number of candidates that actually sat for the examination is 1,196,985, with 616,398 male and 580,587 females.
  • Number of candidates with five Credits and above, including English and Mathematics is 737,308, representing 61.60%.
  • Number of candidates with five Credits and above, irrespective of English and Mathematics is 1,013,611, representing 84.68%.
  • Number of candidates with special needs is 1,542, with the breakdown as follows:
    • 913 candidates with hearing impairment
    • 162 candidates with visual impairment
    • 103 candidates with Albinism
    • 61 candidates with Autism
    • 149 candidates with low vision
    • 154 candidates with Adermatoglyphia, i.e. candidates with no fingerprints
  • Number of candidates involved in various forms of malpractice in 2023 is 12,030 (0.07%) as against 13,594 (0.13%) in 2022 representing 61.60%.


The registrar who reiterated the council’s zero tolerance for examination malpractices said appropriate standards and excellence were maintained right from the planning stage to the release of the results.

He said the reduction in the level of malpractices was as a result of deepened monitoring of the examination by members of the governing board, management and senior staff of the council.

The registrar then called on candidates to access the approved NECO Website: www.neco.gov.ng only, while warning candidates and parents against the activities of fraudsters.

“NECO has abolished the use of cards in all its operations as every transaction is now 100 percent online,” he said.

Candidates can now check their results online via the outlined guidelines: NECO June/July (SSCE) Examination Results Checker.

Also Read: NECO GCE (Nov/Dec) Registration Form | SSCE External.