2019 UTME: Latest JAMB News Roundup For Monday 20th May
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Welcome to the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) news roundup for today, May 24, 2019.


JAMB Unveils Most Preferred Tertiary Institution In UTME

With 86,401 candidates, University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), was on Thursday, named the most-subscribed university by candidates in the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). Concise News reports that Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria, Kaduna State, with 74, 635 candidates, and University of Benin (UNIBEN) with 70, 322, emerged second and third most subscribed universities respectively, in 2018 admission exercise.

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UTME 2019: NDA Gives Instruction To JAMB Candidates, Reveals Cut-Off

The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) has announced a new date for the screening of Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) 2019 candidates, Concise News reports. The screening test will hold simultaneously across different centres nationwide. This was contained in a statement made available to newsmen on Thursday by NDA’s Public Relations Officer, Maj. Abubakar Abdullahi.

UTME 2019: JAMB Candidates Decry Frustration In Accessing Results

Some candidates who are yet to have their Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) 2019 results released are unhappy with the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB). Concise News reports that some of these candidates feel they are not culpable of examination malpractice, hence, the seizure of their results unnecessary.

UTME 2019: Blind Candidate Cries Out To JAMB To Release Result

A physically challenged Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) candidate Rukayat Ramon Taiwo has called on the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to release her results, Concise News reports. Taiwo was one of the 139 blind candidates who registered and sat for the 2019 UTME at the University of Lagos, (UNILAG), UTME location for the blind. According to Vanguard, Taiwo lamented that she had used the code 55019 to check her result several times without success.


And that is our compilation of top stories on JAMB news. Be assured that you can get updates on Concise News. See you again soon.