2017 Cowbellpedia Examination Results Released

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By Modupe Gbadeyanka

Results of the 2017 Cowbellpedia examination have been released by organisers of the reputable quiz competition for secondary schools in Nigeria.

The examination was written some weeks ago with results expected to be released today, Thursday, June 1, 2017.

Before now, there had been high expectations from students, teachers and parents.

Candidates are expected to check their result via http://www.cowbellpedia.ng and then click View 2017 Results on the portal.

They can alternatively go directly through this link http://www.cowbellpedia.ng/#/result/top3

Organisers of the competition have urged candidates to “note that this is the first batch of the 2017 Cowbellpedia results. The updated result will be released as soon as it is concluded.

“All necessary precautions have been taken in having a smooth and error-free National Examination. However should there be need for complaints/comments, we encourage you to send an email to [email protected] or call 07087057670.”

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