Education

JAMB introduces innovations for 2019 UTME

Ahead of the Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME), the Joint Admission and Matriculations Board (JAMB) said the board had introduced innovations its successful conduct. The registrar, Ishaq Oloyede, made this known in Abuja on Monday at a meeting on strategic planning and preparations for the supervision and evaluation of the examination. He said ”a robust […]

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JAMB fixes new dates for examinations

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has fixed April 11 for the commencement of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The examination is expected to hold for about a week across the country. The board also said the mock examination which was earlier scheduled to hold on March 23 will now hold April […]

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No going back on UTME biometrics – JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it will not rescind its decision on the use of biometrics in the conduct of its Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). This is contained in the board’s weekly bulletin issued on Sunday in Lagos. According to the bulletin, the importance of biometrics in the conduct of the […]

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JAMB registers 1.8m candidates for UTME

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has registered over 1.8 million candidates for this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. We are prepared for 2019 UTME – JAMB Head, Media and Information of the board, Fabian Benjamin, disclosed this in an interview with News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos, yesterday. Registration of candidates for all […]

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Election: JAMB to shift UTME date

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) is considering shifting the date of this year’s examination, an official has said. This development comes as an effect of the postponed 2019 general election. The polls were to open on February 16 with the presidential and parliamentary elections until the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) announced a […]

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Over 1.6 million register for JAMB 2019

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says not less than 1.8 million candidates would be registered for its 2019 UTME by the end of the registration exercise scheduled for February 21. The agency also says over 1.6 million candidates have registered for the examination. The board’s Head, Media and Information, Fabian Benjamin, disclosed the […]