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NABTEB releases May, June 2022 NBC, NTC exams results

By Michael Egbejule, Benin City
06 October 2022   |   3:18 am
National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB), yesterday, released results of the 2022 in-school National Business Certificate (NBC) and National Technical Certificate (NTC) examinations held nationwide.

National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB), yesterday, released results of the 2022 in-school National Business Certificate (NBC) and National Technical Certificate (NTC) examinations held nationwide.

Registrar and Chief Executive of NABTEB, Prof. May Ifeoma Isiugo-Abanihe, who disclosed this at a press conference in Benin, said 87,668 candidates registered for the examinations in 1,656 centres across the country and Cote d’Ivoire.

NABTEB registrar, represented by Dr. Obinna Opara, Director, Examinations Administration, NABTEB, said the enrollment figure marked a 4.99 per cent increase above the 2021 in-school examinations, where 83,504 candidates enrolled for the exams.

She further stated that 58,569 candidates, representing 69.60 per cent of the total candidates that sat for the NBC/NTC examinations, made five credits and above, including English Language and Mathematics.

“Furthermore, a total of 75,221 candidates obtained five credits and above with or without English Language and Mathematics. This represents 89.39 per cent of the candidates that sat for the examinations.

“Comparatively, this performance is slightly lower than 2021 examinations results where 58,309 candidates representing 72.96 per cent obtained five credits and above, including English Language and Mathematics, and 74,069 candidates, representing 92.68 per cent of the entire candidates that sat for the examinations obtained five credits and above with or without English Language and Mathematics,” the registrar said.

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