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JAMB begins mock exam

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Monday commenced the 2018 UTME Mock Examination. A total of 245,753 of the 1,652,795 candidates that registered for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) are expected to write the test. Candidates, Supervisors, Examiners are not allowed to come into the CBT …

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JAMB reveals date for 2018 UTME‎

JAMB reveals date for 2018 UTME‎

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB announced Tuesday that the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME will take place from March 9 to 17 this year. The Registrar of the board, Ishaq Oloyede, said this at a meeting with stakeholders themed: “Strategic planning on the conduct of the 2018 …

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JAMB accredits 72 centres in Lagos

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has accredited 72 centres in Lagos State ahead of the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The State Coordinator, Mr. Sunday Aladegbaye, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Lagos, that 63 centres were accredited for the examination this year. …

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JAMB begins 2018 candidates’ registration in 700 centres

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board, JAMB, has commenced the 2018 registration in over 700 centres across the 36 states of the federation including FCT. The board said the registration exercise will end in February 2018. Fabian Benjamin, the spokesperson of JAMB, said this in a statement on Thursday evening, noting …

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Why JAMB may not reduce 2018 UTME fee

The Registrar of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Is-haq Oloyede, says the board may not review downward the fee for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in 2018. Mr. Oloyede, a professor, told newsmen on Thursday in Ilorin that the board had initially thought of reducing the fee for …

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JAMB: Senate tells Nigerian govt to totally scrap post-UMTE

Senate has urged the Federal Ministry of Education to totally scrap post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). This followed the adoption of a motion sponsored by Umaru Kurfi, during its session on Tuesday Senate also urged the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to initiate a strategy to ensure the efficiency …

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Pupil threatens to sue JAMB for withholding result

A 16-year-old Bayelsa State pupil, Nengimote Loko, has threatened to sue the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board JAMB over the alleged seizure of his May 2017 examinations result conducted by the board. Loko is a former pupil of Nembe National Grammar School, Bayelsa. The pupil is said to be brilliant …

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UNILAG postpones 2017/2018 post-UTME examination

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has announced the postponement of its 2017/2018 Post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (Post-UTME), earlier scheduled for Sept. 18 to Sept. 22. Confirming the postponement in a statement on the university’s websitea on Tuesday, the Registrar and Secretary to Council, Taiwo Ipaye, said a new date will …

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