Out of the 186 candidate that sat for 2017 November/December Senior School National Examination Council Examination (NECO) in Zamfara only 24 candidate passed.
NECO registrar, Charles Owakwe disclose this while briefing the Journalist at the Council’s headquarters in Minna, Niger State .
“For candidate general performance by State, Ogun State has the best result as 4,766 students passed out of the 5,213 that sat for the exam obtained five credit and above in all five subject, representing 91.42 percent.
Zamfara state record the worst result; only 24 out of 186 candidates obtain five credit and above, representing 12.90 per cent.”
He also said that only 24,098 candidates out of the 42,429 that sat for the exam representing 56.79 per cent have five credit and above including English language and Mathematics.