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When will WAEC Withheld Result Be Out For 2023?

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Do you want to know when WAEC withheld results will be out for 2023/2024 and WAEC withheld result 2023 release date?

In this article, we’ll explain all you need to know about WAEC withheld result 2023 release date and when outstanding, cancelled and withheld results will be out.

All you need to know

Currently, WAEC 2023 withheld result is not yet out.

This means that WAEC withheld results 2023/2024 have not yet been released by the West African Examinations Council for some candidates who sat for the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE).

When Will WAEC Withheld Result Be Out For 2023/2024?

WAEC result Withheld Release Date:

WAEC withheld results for 2023 will be out on the 30th of September 2023.

The management of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has announced 30th September 2023 as the latest date for the release of the 2023 withheld results.

This means that all candidates whose results were withheld will be able to see their SSCE results from the 30th of September 2023.

For candidates with outstanding results, the release date is 30th September 2023.

This means that those who have outstanding papers or issues with their results will be able to see their results from this date.

On the other hand, candidates with cancelled results will have to wait until 28th September 2023 for their results to be released.

However, it is important to note that not all results will be released on this day.

How To Check WAEC With Held Result 2023

To check your WAEC withheld result for 2023, follow these simple steps:

Do you want to know when WAEC withheld results will be out for 2023/2024 and WAEC withheld result 2023 release date?

  1. Visit the official website of WAEC, which is
  2. Enter your examination number in the required field.
  3. Select your examination year.
  4. Choose the examination type, which is usually “May/June” for candidates who wrote the examination in May/June and “Nov/Dec” for candidates who wrote the examination in November/December.
  5. Enter the card serial number and PIN of the scratch card that you purchased.
  6. Finally, click on the “Submit” button to view your result.

Why Your WAEC Result is Not Yet Out

If your WAEC result 2023 is not yet out, there are a few possible reasons for this.

One common reason is involvement in examination malpractice.

If the West African Examinations Council suspects that you were involved in any form of exam malpractice, they may withhold your result for further scrutiny.

Once they have completed their investigation, they will release the results.

Another reason why your result may not be out is if you are using incorrect information to check your result online.

Make sure that you are using the correct WAEC registration number, serial number, exam year, and PIN.

If you are still unable to access your result, it is advisable to keep checking at intervals as the website may be updated subsequently.

Alternatively, you can visit the nearest WAEC office for assistance.

Latest News And Updates

We shall continue to update this page with the latest news, gist, information and updates about the WAEC cancelled, outstanding and withheld results for GCE candidates (Private), May/June (School candidates) and Nov/Dec.

We hope that you found this article informative and helpful.

If you have any more questions, feel free to ask using the comment box below!

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The SchoolBegin team comprises a group of seasoned education professionals, spearheaded by Ofa Joseph, with a collective experience of more than 9 years. Their expertise has been instrumental in guiding countless students towards the realization of their academic aspirations.


  1. Please when will Waec withheld result be released I have check it aug 28 in the morning is still showing me held

  2. I thought this article noted waec withheld results will be released today
    So please can we check our results like now now please can we check now

  3. I think they said! Now the released date should be on 30th of August 2023
    Abeg oo
    They should help us 🙏🙏

  4. Please don’t not held our results for too long please,it took me all my sweat to get the money for waec and jamb please have mercy on us and release our results please

  5. Why are this people doing this to us now…. Now they are saying till September 5th again…… Please God help us

  6. This isnt wat we Bargained for real
    writing exam Nd then it gets held by the officials
    this isnt fair at all
    they should release our result already nd stop all this delay 😢😢😢😢

  7. Why is WAEC doing this to us they should at least pity us, I need my result to upload to school portal now I passed my University cutoff mark without admission because of my result, please help us

  8. Waec pls release held results
    If not for anything but because of god
    Because i need to upload my result on jamb portal to get admission

  9. Please due to my result been held i have used my card for 5 times please can I get to any nearest office for another card

  10. Please when are writing let say social studies and you are caught in the examination hall with foreign material, please will the candidate papers council or only social studies that will be council please

  11. If this result it’s not release I’m not going to writing w A e c again I’m going to write neco because they are going to spoil there examination that is 2 years I’m writing waec it’s not released

  12. Finally waec held results have been released
    I am so excited
    Glory to God
    Thanks to waec board for releasing mine
    Now I am sure my admission is guaranteed

  13. Hi Chioma you said that WAEC has released held results, pls when was that. I want to be sure cos I have just 2 chances left with my card.

  14. Please to any one who is seeing this comment we need to pray,on the 25 of September is the last day for waec to release held results, some students were deprived from seeing ther results just because of what other student did which led to examine malpractice, alot of student was blamed wrongly please weac have mercy on them and i pray u will release there results in Jesus name amen

  15. this result thing should have been released now
    because of our people that are writing lost utme because forms are closing
    please 🙏🙏🙏🙏 let this be released
    please waec management make a decision

  16. Please waec am begging help this children by releasing their results some of them are using it to enter school this year, please forgive them for what ever its, To register another waec is not an easy thing now, things are very hard, please show them mercy, thanks and God bless you.

  17. Is already 21 of September and waec has not yet released the held results.please when is the actual date that the held results will be released

  18. Is already 21 of September and waec has not yet released the held results, please what is the actual date for the held results to be released .

  19. Pls released our results,not all of us partake in any exam malpractice of any form.please, please release the results of JESUS ARMY SCHOOL.

  20. They should released outstanding results. And let people know their fate.
    If they don’t want to released it they should tell us

    • My result is out now but they ruined 1 subject
      If they haven’t released your result yet I implore you to register for GCE AS an immediately back up
      But thank God they released it glory be to God. It took them about 7 weeks on top of malpractice wey I no do


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