The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB )has declared that there would not be an expansion of the enrollment for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME)
Administrator of Governing Board, , Dr Emmanuel Ndukwe, said he doesn’t predict an expansion of enrollment past February 21 due date.
Ndukwe said this while observing the progressing enlistment of hopefuls in some Computer Based Test (CBT) Centers in Lagos on Friday,
Ndukwe further encouraged competitors wanting to take the 2019 UTME to enlist now while there is no weight at the Centers.
“I don’t anticipate an augmentation. We need to adhere to the date we have given to general society. In the event that we begin currently contemplating augmentation, it doesn’t depict our earnestness.
“A portion of the spots we visited had numerous frameworks yet few hopefuls. Let the hopefuls out there be aware of the examination dates. I don’t anticipate any augmentation of dates,” he said.
In every one of the focuses, none was found charging more than the official expense of the examination, N3,500 notwithstanding N500 for the writing content, Sweet Sixteen, to be utilized for the examination, and N700 charged by the CBT Centers for enlistment.
Ndukwe said any inside engaged with sharp practices would be authorized.
He said JAMB was directly to have prohibited Cyber bistros on account of the inconsistencies they occupied with.
“We discovered that a large portion of the fake things that happened occurred in digital bistros and that was the reason we prohibited Cyber bistros. At the present time, any inside that we find that isn’t going along would be authorized. When you authorize a couple of focuses, others would sit up. So far we have not heard any protests exuding from the past practices related with bistros, particularly cheating competitors. We are strict about it
Meanwhile, The Eze-Egi III of Ogbaland, His Royal Majesty, Prof. Lord Anele Uzondu Nwokoma, has instructed imminent understudies concerning Egi faction to take their scholarly interest with all reality, as that is a dinner ticket for their future.
Ruler Nwokoma gave the guidance when he displayed money endowments to various classes of understudies to counterbalance their WAEC, JAMB and first semester expenses for students.
As indicated by the Egi Monarch, “the cash I am giving today may not unravel all that is required for your enrollment yet it would go far to help you.”
“My most noteworthy bliss will be, the point at which you return to disclose to me your examples of overcoming adversity in the examinations, which will likewise draw in more help”.
The Royal Father stated, he was moved to help the poverty stricken understudies in view of the conviction that the most ideal approach to lessen guiltiness in the faction was to help young people who were happy to seek after instructive desire.
He unveiled that amid an ongoing town lobby meeting held at the faction’s base camp, Obite, ” I Promised to support 32 poor understudies to compose the WAEC examinations, 16 for JAMB and four who had just picked up entrance into Universities pay their first semester school charges”.
The customary ruler focused on the requirement for the recipients to utilize the cash wisely, bringing up that they would pick up nothing and by expansion pulverize their lives, on the off chance that they joined cultism to end up degenerates in the general public.
Likewise speaking, Eze Richard Eke, Ochi-oha of Itu 11, portrayed the Eze-Egi’s signal as first of its sort in Egi land.
Eze Eke commented that Egi was seeing another day break and approached affluent and altruistic children and little girls of the territory to enter into this commendable endeavor which the Egi Monarch has kick begun.