Lagos - Candidates performance in the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) continues to decline as the May/June 2014 result were released, Vanguard reports.
Head of WAEC National office in Lagos, Charles Eguridu disclosed that a total number of 1 705 976 candidates registered for the examination, out of which 1 692 435 candidates, consisting of 929 075 male and 763 360 female candidates sat for the test.
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According to him, out of 1 692 435 candidates who sat for the examination, about 529 425 representing 31.28 per cent obtained credits in five subjects and above, including English Language and Mathematics.
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