A total of 1,325 persons have failed the bar final examination 2021 the Nigerian Law School released result on Tuesday.
EyewitnessMedia gathered that statistics by the Council of Legal Education showed that a total of 5,770 persons sit for the examination, with 1,325 failures which formed 22.98 per cent of total participants.
Twenty students (0.007%) bagged first class, 432 (7.49%) bagged second class (upper division). 2,172 (37.64%) students bagged second class (lower division) and 1,725 (29.90%) got a pass.
In the breakdown of the result, 35 (0.61%) students had conditional pass, while 60 (1.04%) students were absent. The result of the examination is a prerequisite for getting called to the Nigerian Bar.
Thus, successful participants will be called to the Nigerian Bar in a call-to-bar ceremony scheduled to hold on July 27 and 28. The Director of Administration of the Nigerian Law School, Elizabeth Max-Uba, confirmed the release of the result