A statement signed by the council’s Deputy Director (Public Affairs) Yusuf Ari, said candidates who sat for any or both examinations can now approach their respective schools, WAEC zonal branches or satellite offices closer to them.
It said: “The West African Examinations Council (WAEC), wishes to inform the general public, particularly candidates, that certificates up to May/June 2012 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) conducted by WAEC, have been printed and dispatched to schools for collection by candidates. Certificates up to November/December 2012 WASSCE diet, conducted by the council, have also been printed and are awaiting collection by candidates at WAEC offices nationwide.
“Candidates for May/June examination diets are advised to collect their certificates from their former schools, while those for November/December examination diets are advised to collect their certificates at WAEC zonal branch or satellite offices in the states where they sat the examinations.”
The statement also advised candidates who sat previous diets of the Nov/Dec General Certificate of Education Ordinary/Advance Levels (GCE O/A Levels), Senior School Certificate examination (SSCE) (Private), WASSCE (Private), but have not collected their certificates, to do so at WAEC zonal branch or satellite offices, not later than December 31, 2013.
It warned that candidates who fail to collect their certificates after the deadline may have to pay additional fees for the custody of the certificates.