The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology has officially released results of the July 2013 Basic Education Certificate Examination, which had an entry of over 70, 000 (seventy thousand) candidates. The examination was conducted for over 600 (six hundred) Junior Secondary Schools (JSS) whose pupils took the exams in 202 centers country wide.

Meanwhile, results for 275 subjects and 266 results from 95  Two hundred and seventy-five various subject results and two hundred and sixty-six results from ninety-five junior secondary schools were cancelled reportedly due to alleged examination malpractices.