The Management of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) shutting down https://eresults.waecgh.org/, the portal for checking WASSCE results has restored the service for candidates and the members of the general public.
WAEC in a blog post sighted by EducationWeb.com.gh said the portal on Friday, December 10, 2021, between the hours of 4.45 p.m. and 6.00 p.m. experience downtime due to technical challenges it has resolved.
“One of the Council’s platforms, ERESULTS.WAECGH.ORG, used for checking of results experienced a technical hitch on Friday, 10th December 2021 between 4.45 p.m. and 6.00 p.m,” the non-profit-making organization said in the post.
The Council also said the technical hitch resulted in subjects which originally had Grade B3 with the interpretation, GOOD being changed to Grade A1 with the interpretation GOOD still showing, clearly indicating an error.
The system has been shut down and the problem resolved. The public is assured that our results database is secure and intact. WAEC sincerely apologises to members of the public for the anxiety and inconvenience caused,” it added.
A total of 446,352 candidates, made up of 221,439 (49.6%) boys and 224,913 (50.4%) girls from 965 schools entered for the examination. A total of 3,545 (0.79%) of the candidates who registered were absent from the examination.
The entire results of 3,667 prospective candidates have been withheld pending the conclusion of investigations into various cases of examination malpractice detected during and after the conduct of the examination.
How to check your 2021 WASSCE for School result at eresults.waecgh.org
1. Purchase a result checker from WAEC by dialling the shortcode *944# on your mobile phone.
3. Enter your Index Number
4. Re-enter your Index Number to confirm it is correct.
5. Select Examination type (e.g WASSCE School)
6. Select the year of Examination (e.g 2021)
7. Enter Serial number (e.g 180000000001)
8. Enter Pin (e.g A1B2C3D4E5F9)
9. Click on the captcha
10. Click on Submit and wait for the popup window to display your results. This may take some minutes but please wait.
Please do not hesitate to send an email to https://helpdesk.waecgh.org/ for immediate assistance and support if in case you encounter difficulties in checking your results and be wary of fraudsters who promise to upgrade the result.