Posts Tagged ‘JAMB’

NSCDC nabs Eight for selling JAMB forms above price

by Seun Adeuyion January 28, 2020
The Lagos State Command of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, has arrested eight men for selling the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board forms above the official price of N4,700. Speaking with journalists on Monday, the Lagos State Commandant, Mr Cyprian Otoibhi, stated that the suspects sold each form between N6,500 and N8,000. Otoibhi […]

UTME registration commences in Lagos

by Chuks Azotanion January 13, 2020
Registration exercise for 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) commenced at centres in Lagos on Monday with candidates showing up as early as 7:00 am. A correspondent of News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), who monitored the exercise, reports that candidates waited anxiously for the centre operators to attend to them. By about 8:45 a.m, some […]


by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 11, 2020
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has announced that NIN is suspended for 2020 registration. The registrar said, candidates are to only send their names to 55019 to create profile. no need for NIN for 2020 registration.

Group prepares bill to tackle examination malpractice, sex for grades, others

by Chuks Azotanion October 25, 2019
Zero Tolerance Social Immoralities Initiative (ZETSI Africa) says it is sponsoring an examination malpractice prohibition bill to, among other things, curb sex for grades and other irregularities . Founder of ZETSI Africa, Mr Rasaq Jeje announced this on Thursday at the group’s maiden summit on examination malpractices in Abuja. He said that examination malpractice was […]

In a Hall of 250 JAMB Candidates, Only 10 Can Use A Computer

by Breaking Timeson April 19, 2019
An invigilator at the just concluded Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination, has taken to social media to share what is a shocking revelation about the computer literacy level of the prospective higher institution students. Since the introduction of the Computer Based Test (CBT) in 2013, there have been the challenges of students mastering […]

UTME: Why we postpone sale of registration to January – Ndukwe

by Breaking Timeson December 6, 2018
THE Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board,JAMB,has explained that it extended the sale of its 2019 Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, for the federal government to formally approved the N3,500 it has reduced it to. It further explained it picked next year for registration of UTME candidates because it wanted the reduction in the cost of […]