JAMB indicts CBT centre operators for alleged cyber fraud in 2020 UTME registration
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has indicted some of its accredited registration centres across the country for allegedly partaking in cyber fraud in the ongoing 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)/ Direct Entry registration.
JAMB suspends compulsory use of NIN for 2020 UTME/DE registration
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has suspended the compulsory use of National Identification Number (NlN) to register prospective candidates...
JAMB announces dates for 2020 UTME
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has fixed March 14 to April 4, 2020 for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, who disclosed this at a meeting with commissioners of education from the 36 states...
Sultan, Ishaq Oloyede, others grace MUSWEN General Assembly
The President-General, Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) and Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar will be the special guest...
ASUU, VCs differ on JAMB’s N18.4b from sale of forms
Stakeholders have questioned the continued funding of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) as well as its role in the entire education sector as data released by the office of the registrar puts its three-year revenue figure at N18.4 billion.
JAMB releases 4,536 more results of candidates
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released 4, 636 more results of its recently conducted Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The board’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, made this disclosure in a statement on Friday in Lagos. The number of the just released results of candidates were among the 34,120 that…
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.