Wednesday, 20th October 2021
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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.
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
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.
30 Jul
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is to conduct a Mop-up Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for 18,000 candidates...
28 Jul
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results of 14,620 candidates hitherto under investigation...
27 Jul
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has withdrawn the result of one Attama Lawrence Ikedichukwu for acts bordering on impersonation in the just-concluded 2021/2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). JAMB spokesperson, Fabian Benjamin, who disclosed this Tuesday in Abuja, said Investigations revealed that Mr. Lawrence had hired a professional examination taker to sit the…
22 Jul
The needs to ensure that competent and qualified candidates are admitted into Nigerian universities and cross-validate the scores of candidates in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)
13 Jul
The Senate Committee on Basic Education said it will pursue the amendment of the law establishing the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to enable it limit the age of candidates writing the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME to 16 years and above. Vice Chairman of the committee, Senator Akon Eyakenyi, who gave the indication…
30 Jun
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), yesterday, said the mass failure recorded in the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) was the result of candidates’ ill preparedness.
28 Jun
Reactions have continued to follow the recently released results of the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination ( UTME) conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).


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By Laetitia Badolo OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-  Access to water and sanitation remains a luxury for most people in Africa. African parliamentarians are ensuring that this luxury effectively became what it really is, a basic human right. The biggest hindrance to improving water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in Africa is the absence of…
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The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) on Wednesday announced a six-hour planned outage in some communities in Badagry, Lagos State.
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First things first, writing about politics, its abracadabra, its luggage and attendant baggage, is not what I do (as one left that forte years ago.) And the primary reason for not writing about Nigerian, African or global politics is that as any noteworthy writer and strategic thinker who is worth his or her salt would…
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The Never-Ending Electorial Problem Elections in Nigeria have almost always been dogged by allegations of rigging, vote-buying, and ballot box snatching amongst a myriad of issues that have bedeviled the electioneering process since the return to civilian rule in 1999. Between 1999 and 2021, there have been at least six national elections and there is…
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All married women who are pregnant and nursing mothers not deployed to their husbands’ places of domicile can now proceed to the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) camps within their spouses’ states of residence, the scheme has said. NYSC, however, said the pregnant women or nursing mothers must present for registration in addition to other…