2023/2024 WAEC Withheld & Outstanding Results How Can It be Released

when is waec held result coming out? This page will discuss about the 2023/2024 WAEC withheld / outstanding results and We shall tell you the mean reasons why your results where withheld, and outstanding and when it can be released.

WAEC Withheld / Outstanding Results have been released while some were cancelled. Also some candidates were banned from writing WAEC for some years.

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This is to inform WAEC candidates whose who were not able to check their result because it was withheld / outstanding, that some of the results has been released.

Why did WAEC withheld my results 2023/2024

There are several reasons that might cause this problem, most of this problem might be individuals based or might be from the center ( school you registered with)

  1. Errors on your results: those who are in this category should not worry themselves, once this error has been rectified your results will be release
  • If by any chance WAEC found out that you disobey or flaunt their rules and regulation there is every reason that they might withheld your result.
  • If WAEC found out that candidates are answering the same questions using the same words they might be forced to withheld results of those who engage in this act.
  • If candidates in your center are in the habit of using expo, copying from textbooks or even making use of mobile phones to answer questions and the report gets to WAEC’s head office they might be forced to investigate.

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Will withheld results be ever released

Despite the fact that thousands of results where withheld the good news is that thousands of this withheld results will still be released.
Only those candidates who where found guilty of any of the above we mentioned above during the exam will be annulled

You don’t need to panic, just put everything to prayer and check back later.

When will withheld results be released? 2023/2024

Like we said above you have to be patient. NEC have to meet first before they will decide on the fate of those who found themselves in this category.
But the truth of the matter is that WAEC will have to get to work by separating the results of those who used expo or who engage in malpractice from those who wrote the exams with out breaking any rules. Only then will withheld result be release.

We advise you to bookmark this page and always check here for more guideline and updates on waec held  and outstanding result


For candidates with “outstanding” results, please be informed that it only means the results are pending because of errors made by candidates.

Once the errors are corrected, the results will be released online.

PS: If your result didn’t appear because of network, we advice you check it after few hours or days! Be careful here as the waec result checking card has only 5usage. After which students will be required to buy a new card.

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