Nigeria, March 27 -- Five months after launching a digital platform for the confirmation of results, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has suspended manual confirmation of West African Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE) from 1999 till date.

All individuals, institutions or organisations requesting confirmation of any WAEC result from 1999 can now only do so through the digital portal, the examination body said.

A statement issued by the Acting Head, Public Affairs Department, Moyosola Adesina, noted that efforts are also underway for the platform to accommodate results from 1980.

"Nigeria is pleased to inform institutions, organisations, agencies, embassies, high commissions, and the general public that the Coun...