‘With technology, JAMB has cleaned up admission process, built confidence’
The conferment of the National Productivity Order of Merit Award on the Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor Is-haq Olanrewaju Oloyede, is in recognition of his outstanding performance sanitising the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in the last three years. In this interview with KABIR ALABI GARBA, Oloyede acknowledges the impact…
CBT centres’ owners flay JAMB over conduct of 2019 UTME
The Computer-Based Test Centres Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria (CPAN) has knocked the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) over the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination...
Reps moves to stop post UTME/JAMB screening
Nigeria's House of Representatives on Wednesday during its plenary resolved to urge higher institutions in Nigeria to stop the post UTME/JAMB screening. The lawmakers said it will also mandate its committee on Tertiary Education and Services to call for a joint meeting of the Federal Ministry of Education, JAMB and National Universities Commission to develop…
NIMC partners World Bank, EU to register every citizen
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) is partnering the World Bank and other international organisations to ensure the registration of all Nigerians, by birth or naturalisation.
JAMB insists on registering 2020 candidate with NIN
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board Thursday said only candidates with National Identity Number will be registered for 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. "All candidates wishing to take the 2020 UTME must have the National Identification Number (NIN)," JAMB tweeted on Thursday. “The Board would ONLY register candidates with NIN." The board further stated that…
How revenue official defrauded JAMB with fake e-facility cards, by witness
A prosecuting witness has told Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court sitting in Abuja how a former Revenue Officer with the Kano State zonal office of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Aliyu Yakubu, siphoned the board’s N20m.
Stakeholders, others seek JAMB support to check exam malpractice
Computer Based Test Centre Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria (CPAN) has called on the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to ensure better remuneration for CBT centres as they seek close ties with the operators in curbing examination malpractice.
UTME: NIMC advises candidates on NIN enrollment for easy access
The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has advised all 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidates not yet enrolled for the National Identification Number (NIN) to visit any NIMC office nationwide and enrol.
ACF chair, former VC want JAMB scrapped
The Chairman, Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) Liman Kwande has called on the Federal Government (FG) to scrap the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board...