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Jamb calls for embargo on creation of new varsities

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has called for an embargo on the creation of new public and private universities in the country.

Candidates react to JAMB’s cut-off mark for admissions

Some candidates of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) have reacted to the 160 cut-off mark for the 2019/2020 admissions process.
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JAMB: How parents, schools aid exam fraud

Registrar and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor Is-haq Oloyede, has disclosed the various techniques key stakeholders use in undermining activities of the body, as well as sundry challenges it confronts in stemming the tide of examination malpractices

Malpractice: JAMB arrests 123 suspects, parades worker for fraud

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, informed the public on Friday that the board was screening results of the 2019 UTME conducted on April 11 and 18 in 698 computer-based test centres across the nation with over 1,886,000 candidates for malpractices, saying 123 suspects had been arrested and were standing trial nationwide.
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JAMB to release UTME result on Saturday

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said that it would release the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results on Saturday.
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JAMB: We delisted 76 computer-based test centres

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has delisted 76 computer-based test (CBT) centres over various infractions during the unified tertiary matriculation examination (UTME) which held between April 11 and April 18.

JAMB conducts UTME for 200 foreign candidates

Over 200 candidates at the weekend sat for a foreign-based unified tertiary matriculation examination (UTME) conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).

JAMB: We are ready to conduct 2019 UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Monday said that it was fully prepared for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination.

JAMB registers 869,709 candidates, suspends nine centres for malpractice

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has said that it registered 869,709 candidates for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, which is scheduled to hold in March.
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JAMB chief urges universities to reserve admission space for international students

West African universities should produce graduates who will meet the needs of the entire sub-region, as differences in education systems constitute a challenge of trans-border research, JAMB Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, says.
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SGF Boss Mustapha sets up National Peace Commission panel

Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Boss Mustapha, on Monday, inaugurated a committee on the establishment of a National Peace Commission (NPC).

JAMB exempts blind, deaf, prison inmates, others from post-UTME test

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has exempted blind, deaf candidates and prison inmates from writing the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) test to be conducted by various institutions.

JAMB chief Is-haq Oloyede fires back at critics

Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, on Monday, took critics of the examinations body to the cleaners, saying the body was not set up to generate money for the Federal Government, neither was it meant to waste its money.

37,000 police applicants nationwide take JAMB exams

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board on Friday conducted a recruitment examination for about 37,000 police applicants across the country into the Nigeria Police Force.

Don’t expect funding from federal government – Minister tells private universities

The federal government has asked private universities in the country to seek ways of funding themselves, saying it would not look their directions in funding.

Candidates laud smooth take off of 2018 JAMB UTME

The 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination has commenced on a smooth note in most of the Computer-Based Centres (CBT) monitored on Friday in Abuja.

UTME: JAMB directs candidates to website for details

Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has advised candidates for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations yet to receive their examination details to visit its website for such information.

UTME candidates call for transparency in admission process

Some Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidates in FCT are optimistic that the 2018 exercise would end in their favour, having prepared well ahead.

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