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How To Do Correction Of Name And DOB In WAEC Result {Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Liberia, and the Gambia}

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Correction Of Name And DOB In WAEC Result
WAEC Correction of Name

Correction Of Name And DOB In WAEC Result

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) is an examination board that conducts the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for universities in five West African countries, it also serve as an entrance examination board for tertiary-level institutions.

See Also: WAEC Syllabus

WAEC Correction of Name

WAEC was established in 1952 and serves the following Anglophonic countries of West Africa: Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Gambia.

Correction Of Name And DOB In WAEC Result

Document Needed in WAEC office

Attestation Letter:

Attestation letter is a letter given to you by the school (Secondary School) you wrote your waec to confirm that you truly finished from the school.

Correction Letter:

The correction letter is a letter you will write to state the errors found in your WAEC result. (Most cases you have to admit that the error was from you not them (waec)) This means that if you don’t admit you made those errors, you will not be attended to.

Birth Certificate:

This birth certificate has to be the original one, They don’t accept affidavit for declaration of age, If you don’t have one, try and do it, and don’t forget to back date it.

Your WAEC Result:

The WAEC result requested here is the one the error was made, It is assumed that since you need a corrected one, then the one with error has to be retrieved.

Affidavit For Correction Of Name And DOB:

You will have to swear a new affidavit for the correction of name or DOB, Please note that you might have just one Error or in both Name and Date Of Birth. (Note that this affidavit only for this purpose).

The school register:

The school register showing your name will proof that you actually and really attended the school. (Lolz)

Money (Transaction):

If you are correcting just your name or just your date of birth (DOB), it will be different for correction of name or correction of DOB in WAEC result. {Example: $50 – $70}

After going through all this steps, you are then required to wait for at least 6-9 months

WAEC Correction of Name | NOTE: You can also make changes in terms of timely delivery, for paying a higher amount to make the process fast, from 6-9 months to less than two weeks.

The National examinations are taken in individual countries and include the following:

  • Junior Secondary School Certificate for Nigeria and the Gambia
  • Junior and Senior High School Certificate Examinations for Liberia
  • National Primary School and Basic Education Certificate Examinations for Sierra Leone
  • Basic Education Certificate Examinations for Ghana
  • Senior School Certificate Examinations for Ghana

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  1. My name is Jacobson IB Camara, since I graduated over five years ago I have applied for my birth certificate and passport to the ministry of foreign affairs I have been denied that I’m not a Liberian citizen because of how I spelled my last name.
    All of my documents carry the same last name Camara and now I want to change my last name Kamara.


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