Thursday, 21st October 2021
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7 hours ago
The Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, yesterday, said that undue emphasis on paper qualification and desperation for professional courses were some of the reasons for widespread cheating in examinations conducted by the board.
30 Sep
The trial of former Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor Adedibu Ojerinde, was stalled yesterday, as his lawyer, Peter Olorunishola (SAN), withdrew from the case.
17 Sep
JAMB (the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board), in recent times, has earned a lot of public accolades in Nigeria for its ability to pay billions of naira back into federal accounts.
14 Sep
There are two tough positions in Nigeria’s public service whose incumbents deserve tons of public sympathy. The chairmanship of the Independent National Electoral Commission...
9 Sep
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), at its policy meeting last week, announced the cancellation of national admission benchmark, otherwise called cut-off mark.
7 Sep
Two students from St. Francis Catholic Secondary School are among the best 10 students in this year’s edition of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB)
5 Sep
Mixed reactions have continued to trail the recent scrapping of general cut off marks for admission into the country’s tertiary
4 Sep
There was mild drama at the headquarters of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Bwari, Federal Capital Territory, (FCT), Abuja, yesterday
1 Sep
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has cancelled general cut-off marks for entrance into tertiary institutions, allowing the schools to set their minimum benchmarks.
31 Aug
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday, cancelled general cut-off marks for admission into tertiary institutions and allowed the institutions freedom to set their individual minimum benchmark for admission.
20 Aug
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the re-appointment of Prof. Ishaq Oloyede as  Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB)  for another five years. Buhari also approved the reappointment of the Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission (NUC) Prof. Adamu Rasheed, for another five years tenure. The approval is contained in a statement  by Mr…
20 Aug
Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari has reappointed the immediate past Registrar of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Is-haq Oloyede. Also, the former executive secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC) and the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Abubakar Rasheed and Hamid Boboyi, were among the top executive officers of agencies within the ministry of…


22 mins ago
A former Manager with the Zenith Bank Plc, Dr. Osadebe Osakwe has dragged the publisher of Sahara Reporters Mr. Omoyele Sowore and the Sahara Reporters Media group to a Lagos High Court seeking the sum of N250 million each as damages from the defendants for alleged defamation of character. Dr. Osadebe who is also the…
28 mins ago
Former United States President's has revealed plans for a new social media platform TRUTH Social. The former president's media company Trump Media & Technology Group (TMTG), merged with the Digital World Acquisition Corp. to become a publicly listed company with a potential valuation of up to $1.7 billion. Trump announced that TRUTH social would launch…
45 mins ago
Viewers of a local news television station in Washington State were left shocked after the station aired porn for about 13 seconds during a weather report on Sunday. KREM, a Spokane, Washington-based news station, accidentally broadcast the explicit clip during a weather report that aired at 6.30pm over the weekend. Meteorologist Michelle Boss reported that…
50 mins ago
More facts emerged yesterday why the Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) postponed Saturday’s state congress in Oyo State. A source within the party said the development might have compelled the party leadership to recall the Oyo State congress committee to Abuja following the alleged indictment of the committee’s secretary…
51 mins ago
A group within the Lagos chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Lagos PDP Democrat, has called on Dr. Adetokunbo Pearse, a chairmanship aspirant in the aborted state congress on Saturday, to withdraw the publication that former Deputy National Chairman of the party, Chief Olabode George is the one that orchestrated the crisis that led to…