About 1,326 candidates representing 22.98 percent who sat for this year’s final bar examination has failed the exercise.
This follows the release of the results by the Nigerian Law School on Tuesday.
A breakdown of the results showed that a total of 5,770 students sat for the exams. While 20 students representing (0.07%) came out with a first-class, 432 (7.49%) had second class (upper division).
Further breakdown of the results showed that 2,172 (37.64%) students had second class (lower division) while 1,725 (29.90%) narrowly escaped with a pass.
According to the results, released by the council of legal education, 35 (0.61%) students have conditional pass while 60 (1.04%) students were absent.
Education Plus Jobs Blog reports that the release of the results is coming ahead of the call to bar ceremony billed to hold between July 27 and 28 respectively.