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DELSU conducts first ever SUG online voting in Nigeria

The Delta State University, DELSU, Abraka has conducted the first ever solely online Students’ Union Government election in Nigeria.

JAMB: Why we are yet to release 2019 UTME result

The anxiety of the over 1.7 million candidates that sat for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) may not end any time soon as the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it must tighten all loose ends before releasing the results.
Is-haq Oloyede JAMB

JAMB: Why we are yet to release 2019 UTME results

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), has continued to explain the unusual delay in releasing the result of over 1.7 million candidates who sat for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
UTME candidates at Computer Based Test Centre

UTME: 100 arrested nationwide, 2 CBT centres shut in Abia – JAMB

No fewer than 100 examination cheats have so far been arrested by security operatives across the country during the just concluded Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has said.
National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN)

NOUN students decry paying N50 to safeguard their bags

Barely a week after the start of the first semester examinations in the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), the students in the Minna Study Center have decried having to pay to safeguard their bags when they write examination.

JAMB arrests over 100 ‘professional examination writers’

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has arrested two biological children of an accredited Computer Based Test (CBT) centre owner in Lagos, over alleged examination malpractice.

JAMB arrests medical student, undergraduate for writing UTME for candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it arrested a third year medical student and another undergraduate for attempting to write the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for candidates.

NECO postpones National Common Entrance Examination

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has postponed the 2019 National Common Entrance Examination into unity schools to April 27.
National Bureau of Statistics NBS

NBS: JAMB records 4.01 per cent drop in applications received in 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) recorded a 4.01 per cent drop in the applications received in 2018.

60 Nigerian students write Turkish universities’ scholarship exam

About 60 Nigerian students recently joined their counterparts across the world to write the March edition of Uluyos examination, the entrance examination into about 83 Turkish government-owned universities.

UTME: JAMB extends printing of exam slips to April 4

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has extended the process of printing of the 2019/2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination slip to Thursday, April 4.
PROFESSOR IS-HAQ AKINTOLA

WAEC accuses MURIC’s Ishaq Akintola of disrupting exams registration

The West African Examinations Council has accused the Director of the Muslim Rights Concern, Prof. Ishaq Akinola, of disrupting the registration for its examinations in some schools.

Official: Only 26% pass WAEC January examination

The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) has recorded mass failure in its 2019 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for private candidates held in January.
Registrar:Chief Executive of the National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB), Professor Ifeoma Mercy Isuigo-Abanihe

NABTEB hails increased interest in technical education

The National Business and Technical Education Board, (NABTEB), has expressed satisfaction with the increased interest shown in recent times by the federal and state governments in technical education.

JAMB closes sale of UTME registration forms

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has closed the sale of Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) forms.

Ekiti university insists on school fees before exams

The management of Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, has called on its students to resume for the second semester examinations, while insisting that its ‘no-school-fees-no examination’ policy is still in force.

Strike: ASUU asks OAU students to boycott examinations

The striking Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has warned the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile Ife, against conducting examinations when 70 per cent of the courses have not been taught.
Gboyega Nasiru Isiaka

Gboyega Isiaka: I never promised to return mission schools to owners

Prince Gboyega Isiaka, the governorship candidate of African Democratic Congress (ADC) in Ogun State, has said he did not promise to return mission schools to their former owners.

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