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The Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, has narrated how the board lost more than N10 million in 2020 to fraudsters. The registrar told reporters at the board’s headquarters in Bwari, Abuja on Wednesday that the fraudsters penetrated the board’s payment portal for ad-hoc staff. He said the money, which was meant […]Continue Reading
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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the timetable for this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and Direct Entry examination. According to the board, the UTME would hold from Saturday, 5th to Saturday, 19th June 2021 The board said registration for the examinations will start on Thursday, 8th April to Saturday, 15th May […]Continue Reading
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The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) says it has arrested a former Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Professor Dibu Ojerinde, for allegedly misappropriating N900 million. According to a statement signed on Wednesday by ICPC Spokesperson, Azuka Ogugua, the former JAMB Boss Continue Reading
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… Frantic lobbying for an extension of Gana’s Tenure, a reversal of appointment of Hilary Kelechi The Commandant General of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Abdullahi Gana, who was reported to have handed over the mantle of leadership yesterday, has been asked to remain in office pending official communication from the Presidency. […]Continue Reading
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Two foreigners were arrested as about 191, 000 candidates on Monday sat for the recruitment examination for the Nigeria Immigration Service and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps conducted nationwide by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board. The Ministry of Interior in a tweet on Monday said the two arrested foreigners are Camerounian and […]Continue Reading
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The Federal Government Monday announced that aptitude tests for recruitment into Immigration Service and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps would be conducted on December 7th and 8th respectively. Over two million Nigerians applied for vacancies in the two Agencies under the Ministry of Interior. In a statement issued by the Director of Press […]Continue Reading
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 Authorities of the the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has shut seven examination centers across Bayelsa State for violating its rules and regulations for examination.  According to available data, the closure of the centres leaves Bayelsa state with only four centers to cater for about 24,000 candidates. The state coordinator of JAMB, Abdusalam Mohammed, Continue Reading
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A police constable, identified as Etim Israel, has been arrested for impersonation in the last 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME. The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board,  JAMB, explained during a briefing Friday, that the law enforcement officer was nabbed for engaging another person to sit for him in the 2020 UTME. According to Israel, […]Continue Reading