UTME 2019: Latest JAMB News Online Roundup For Today, April 14th 2019
Good morning Nigeria and the rest of the world. Welcome to the Concise News roundup of top 10 JAMB news headlines for today, Sunday, April 14th, 2019.

1. UTME: How To Check 2019 JAMB Results

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the result of the Computer Based Test of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME Result) for the candidates that wrote the examination on 11th April 2019. JAMB has said that the results for the 2019 UTME are now ready and available online. The UTME Results has been sent to your email and mobile phone numbers used during registrations. Also, you can check your Jamb Score using your Jamb RegNo only.

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2. JAMB, WAEC Resolve Clash In Exam Schedule

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday said it has met with management of the West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WAEC) to resolve issue of clash in exam dates. JAMB assured candidates sitting for this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination that they would not be denied the opportunity of writing the examination. Dr Fabian Benjamin, JAMB’s Head of Public Relations, gave the assurance in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos following fears concerning a clash in the timetable of West African Senior School Certificate Examination and UTME.

3. JAMB Result: What You Should Know About Score Upgrade

Each passing day, fraudsters parade themselves virtually – and even physically – as Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) agents; thus exploiting young innocent candidates. They will tell you that they are working in collaboration with JAMB and can help you boost your less than 200 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) score to 250 and above.

4. JAMB Addresses Use Of Hijab To Exam Centres

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has addressed reports making rounds on social media about a Muslim candidate who was allegedly asked to put off her hijab during the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) which began on Thursday, April 11. Concise News reports that the Board writes on it’s verified Twitter handle.

5. JAMB UTME: System Failure Disrupts Exams At Kaduna Centre

Ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) conducted by JAMB was marred by persistent system failure in Danbo International School Kaduna. Concise News gathered that the exercise in Kaduna on Thursday which was supposed to last for two hours lasted for four hours at the centre.

6. JAMB Reacts To Candidates’ Inability To Undertake Biometric Verification

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board ( JAMB ) has said it will investigate reported cases of some candidates who were unable to undertake the biometric verification process during the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), which commenced on Thursday. This disclosure was made by Fabian Benjamin, the board’s Head of Media and Publicity, in a chat with NAN on Friday in Abuja.

7. Candidates React To Clash In WAEC, JAMB Exam Dates

Candidates preparing to sit for the WAEC-organised West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE), and the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) organised by JAMB have frowned at the clash in dates set by both bodies. The candidates asked the two examination bodies to reach understanding for the sake of students’ future.

8. Why JAMB De-registered 14 CBT Centres – Prof. Oloyede

The Joint Admission and Registration Board (JAMB) has de-listed 14 Computer Based Test (CBT) centres out of the 712 accredited due to infractions like technical hitch and deceit. Concise News reports that Prof. Ishaq Oloyede made this known when he led the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu on a visit to some CBT centres in Abuja during the mock examination. Oloyede says the 698 centres left in the operations were ready for the conduct of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Education (UTME) scheduled to hold between April 11 and April 15.

9. Check Out More Than 15 Items JAMB Banned From UTME Centres

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has listed 18 things the 1.8 million candidates sitting for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) from Thursday 11 April are prohibited from bringing to centres where the tests would take place. The prohibited items listed by an official of the Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) are Wrist Watches, Pen/Biros, Mobile phones or similar electronic devices, Spy reading glasses, calculators or similar electronic devices, USB, CD, hard disks and or similar storage devices and books or any reading/writing material. Other banned items are Cameras, Recorders, Microphones, Earpieces, Ink/pen readers, Smart lenses, Smart rings/ jewellery, Smart buttons, Bluetooth devices, Automated Teller Machine (ATM) cards and Erasers.

10. JAMB Reveals Criteria For 2019 University/Polytechnic Admission

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has reiterated that admissions would be given only to qualified candidates who applied for courses into various institutions. JAMB made this known in reaction to reports that over 50 percent of candidates who apply yearly for admissions into various institutions were not admitted. The board revealed this in its Vol. 1, No 13 weekly Bulletin of the Office of the Registrar.

And that is the roundup of all the latest JAMB news online. Be assured that you can get all updates on any JAMB news online on the Concise News website. See you soon!