JAMB’s biometric verification as a litmus test
Considered an innovation in Nigeria, the biometric verification mode adopted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board...
Do not admit unqualified candidates, JAMB tells institutions
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has advised tertiary institutions against engaging in sharp practices by admitting...
2019 elections will not affect JAMB exams, says Registrar
The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has said that the 2019 general elections would not affect the board’s 2019/2020 examination.
Between JAMB and the realities of unused admission slots
Every Nigerian youth wants to go to a university. It is every parent’s dream that their children graduate from a good university to ensure that they have a better life than theirs. That is a progressive situation except that the snag is everyone is facing the same direction: they want to attend the same tertiary institutions.
Peaceful co-existence: Lesson from 2018 Ramadan
Nigerians can live together in harmony, despite their social and religious differences if they do not fall for cheap blackmail of narrow minded people who want to divide them to achieve their goals, the Secretary General of the Nigerian Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has said.
Government should be accountable to the masses, says Oloyede
The Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has stressed the need for all tiers of government in Nigeria to be accountable to the populace in the quest for growth and development.
Sagay panel asks JAMB to clarify N36m ‘swallowed by snake’
The Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) has sought clarification on the N36 million cash allegedly swallowed by a snake at the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
JAMB pledges to resolve exam issues before releasing UTME results
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has pledged to resolve all examination issues before releasing the results of its Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).The Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, disclosed this yesterday in Abuja, at a press conference on the conduct of the 2018 UTME.
JAMB and task of cleaning the Augean stable
As the list of missing millions of naira continues to grow at various offices of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Head Education Desk, IYABO LAWAL examines how corruption in the federal agency has moved from the sublime to the ridiculous and the determination of the examination body to tackle the menace that has…