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…
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.
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.
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.
Senator Uche Ekwunife has raised a petition on behalf of a member of her constituency, Anambra Central District, on the refusal of Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) to release his result based on his excellent result which is alleged to be suspicious. The senator made the petition on the floor, on Tuesday, seeking an intervention…
Fresh details have emerged on how the chief accounting officer of the Makurdi Zonal Office of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Samuel Umoru, and a clerk in the same office, Mrs. Philomina Chieshe, allegedly conspired to stop financial audit of the office.
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) are to harmonise data of candidates for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination to reduce the cost of registration and check underage registration.
Last July, the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brigadier-General Shuaibu Ibrahim, accused universities in Benin-Republic of presenting unqualified persons for its one-year mandatory scheme. Head, Education Desk, IYABO LAWAL writes that the DG will be wiser to look inward as a charity, they say, begins at home.