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By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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FG orders probe of ex-heads of JAMB, NIMASA

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the probe of past heads of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), and the Nigerian Maritime Administration More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
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JAMB and the politics of cut-off marks, by Reuben Abati

I have followed with keen interest the controversy over the announcement of cut-off marks for Nigeria’s admission processes for the 2017/2018 session, with many commentators and the general public insisting that More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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NANS joins stakeholders to reject revised JAMB Cut-off Marks

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) on Thursday joined stakeholders in educational sector to reject the backward review of the cut-off marks for admission into tertiary institutions in Nigeria The More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, August 24th, 2017
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JAMB’s reduction of cut-off mark for admission ‘ll ruin university education in Nigeria—Afe Babalola

Rejects 120 cut-off mark for varsity admission Legal luminary and founder of Afe Babalola University in Ado Ekiti, Chief Afe Babalola (SAN), on Wednesday told the Federal Government that the reduction of the More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, August 7th, 2017
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JAMB to decide cut off mark for admission August 22

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), is scheduled to hold a policy committee meeting on August 21 and 22, this year to determine cut off points for admission into various courses in Nigerian tertiary More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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JAMB cancels UTME results of 59,698 candidates

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has now officially cancelled the results of 59,698 candidates over examination malpractices. Is-haq Oloyede, JAMB registrar, made the disclosure on Wednesday in More...

By Bar and Bench On Sunday, May 21st, 2017
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JAMB: More than 10,000 candidates caught cheating in Anambra

The Joint Admissions Matriculation Board (JAMB) says more than 10,000 candidates caught for examination malpractices in the ongoing UTME in Anambra have been handed over to appropriate authority. Lynda Nwachukwu, More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, May 13th, 2017
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UTME not postponed—JAMB

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Friday night said.the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) scheduled for today has not been postponed. Spokesperson of JAMB, Fabian Benjamin, More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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EFCC, ICPC, Police to monitor UTME exam centres—JAMB Registrar

Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Is-haq Oloyede has disclosed that operatives from the Nigeria Police, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), and the Independent More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, May 9th, 2017
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1, 736, 571 candidates set for 2017 UTME — JAMB Registrar

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said it registered a total of 1, 736, 571 candidates for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), which marked a deviation from the past. The More...