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ENCOURAGING! What This Young Boy Achieved Beams A Ray Of Hope On The Educational System Of The Nation

Year in, year out; the educational system of Nigeria has been worrisome what with the high rate of failure in examinations. When asked, most employers would tell you that one of their challenges in business is their inability to get

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JAMB Fixes Date For Rescheduled Examinations For Over 12,000 Candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB has announced a new date for the rescheduled Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME). JAMB, on Sunday, May 20, said that it had set May 26 for rescheduled UTME for more than 12,000 candidates across the

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Why 18-Year-Old Commited Suicide Over UTME Score in Delta State

A JAMB candidate simply identified as Loveth has reportedly committed suicide after failing her JAMB exams, in Ekiugbo, Ughelli North local government area of Delta State. The University admission-seeker, who was said to be displeased with the 168 mark she garnered in the

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2018 UTME Exams to Commence on Friday, March 9th

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has directed candidates for the 2018 UTME to start printing their UTME Exams notification slip from tomorrow, Tuesday, the 6th of March, The Nation reports. The board’s Head of Media and Information Department, Dr. Fabian

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2018 UTME: “Steer clear of all CBT Centres” — JAMB Registrar Warns Parents

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB has asked the parents of candidates sitting for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, to stay away from Computer-Based Centres. The JAMB Registrar, Prof Is-haq Oloyede, who said this on Monday in

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2018 UTME: JAMB Fixes Date For Mock Test

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has released new dates for the long anticipated Mock tests of the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. On Sunday, JAMB’s Head, Media and Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, announced February 26, as the date

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2018 UTME: JAMB Releases Important Information 

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has fixed March 9 to 17 for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. It was also gathered that the board has fixed February 6, as deadline for the sale of registration form

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JAMB Issues Serious Warning to Prospective 2018 UTME Candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Tuesday warned prospective candidates for the 2018 UTME to be wary of fake past questions in compact disks being circulated in the country. The board made the call in a statement signed

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JAMB Sets Dates for 2018 UTME Examination

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has said on Wednesday that the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME in 2018 will hold from March 9 to March 17 in about 620 computer-based test centres nationwide. The JAMB Registrar, Prof Is-haq Oloyede,

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2018 UTME: JAMB Bans Pens, Wrist Watches & Other Devices at Examination Centres

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), organiser of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, has banned the use of wrist watches and pens including eye glasses during the conduct of its test. The ban would take effect from the 2018

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Genius! Meet 15-Year-Old Ikeoluwa Abioye Who Scored 9 A1s in WAEC & 305 in JAMB

Parents to 15-year old Nigerian student, Ikeoluwa Abioye couldn’t be prouder at the moment. The brilliant youngster has broken records after scoring 9 A1s in the 2017 May/June West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE). Ikeoluwa, an indigene of Irepodun Local Council

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JAMB Announces New Cut off Marks for Universities, Polytechnics & Colleges of Education

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has fixed minimum cut off marks for admissions into Nigeria’s tertiary institutions for the 2017/2018 academic year. For admissions into Nigerian universities, the cut-off mark was set for 120, polytechnics and colleges of

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Jamb 2017: Sale of Forms to Begin on March 20 to End Next Month

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it will begin the sale of the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) forms on Monday, March 20 and end on Wednesday 19th April, 2017. JAMB’s Head of Public Relations, Fabian Benjamin, made

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JAMB Introduces 6 New Things that will Happen in this Year’s UTME

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board, JAMB, has made some major changes in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME, for 2017. In a statement released on Tuesday, February 28, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, head of Information, said candidates awaiting results would not be admitted

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JAMB Gives Reason why Candidates Can No Longer Apply to Two Public Universities

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB), is restricting candidates from choosing two public universities during the 2017 online registration. Fabian Benjamin, who is JAMB’s Head of Media and Information, told PREMIUM TIMES on Saturday revealed the information formally. The body revealed

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“People Called Me A Failure” Msc Holder Who Wrote Jamb 7 Times Shares Inspiring Story

A Nigerian man, Precious Ogechi Ogbueri, took to Facebook to share this inspiring revelation about his life challenges and how he was able to surmount them. Read his story below; “After my secondary education, I decided to further my studies. I

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See The Authentic Criteria JAMB Released For 2016 Admission Into Tertiary Institutions

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB says the point system copied from its website as criteria for admission currently in circulation is a mere illustration, and not a criteria for admission. In a statement released on Sunday in Lagos, by the

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Federal Government Scraps Post UTME… See Reasons

The Federal Government on Thursday scrapped the conduct of post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) as a pre-condition to gaining admission into universities in the country, adding that there was no need for other examinations to be conducted by universities after

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