UTME 2019: Release 'Innocent' Candidates' Results, NUT Tells JAMB
Prof Ishaq Oloyede, JAMB registrar/File

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Latest JAMB News For 2019 UTME Results


UTME 2019: What CACOL Said About JAMB Delisting 76 CBT Centres

The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) has commended the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) for delisting 76 Computer-Based Test centres for various infractions during the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

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The group also applauded the examination body for prosecuting about 100 persons allegedly involved in various malpractices during the examination that held between April 11 and April 18, 2019.

CACOL, in statement on Monday by its Executive Chairman, Debo Adeniran, said, “We would recollect that during the 3rd Annual seminar of the Nigerian Academy of Education, held last weekend, the JAMB Registrar, Professor Ishaq Oloyede revealed how security operatives caught some cheats who tried to cut corners in collaboration with some JAMB officials and operators of some of the CBT entres.

“He revealed how unknown to them, Closed Circuit Television Cameras, CCTV, were recording every inch of their action unknown to them.

“The JAMB Registrar expressed amazement at the number of people perpetrating these anomalies even amongst its own staff.”

JAMB: 2019 UTME Results Out?

Since candidates sat for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) by the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB), many have been asking “When will the results be out?”

Is JAMB Result Out For 2019? 

Concise News learned that JAMB has on several occasions noted that the UTME results for 2019 have not been released or are not yet out.

That means candidates cannot check their results, almost a month after sitting for the examination.

This is unlike previous years when the UTME results are released in less than one week after candidate’s take the examination.

Why Has JAMB Not Released UTME Results For 2019? 

A statement by JAMB recently, noted that it has not released the UTME results due to a probe it is carrying out.

According to the examination body, some persons engaged in malpractices and it is verifying particulars of the candidates before the release of the results.


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