Pages Navigation Menu

Nigeria news, headlines, events , stories and all that is trending today

JAMB To Reschedule Exams For 59,000 Candidates

JAMB to reschedule exams – The Joint Admission Matriculation Board has announced rescheduling for over 59,000 candidates in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations.

JAMB to reschedule exams
JAMB to reschedule exams

According to the board, the exams of the candidates, who were spread across 15 states, would be rescheduled because of problems with their designated centers.

15-Year-Old JAMBITE Abducted On Her Way To UTME Centre

The rescheduling would however not apply to candidates that failed the exam or deliberately missed their exams, according to JAM registrar, Professor Dibu Ojerinde.

“We relocated candidates where the board had challenges. The board is looking at some of the issues raised during the examination, but most of the excuses raised by candidates are flimsy,” he said. “We relocated about 59, 000 candidates due to the problems in various centres which vary from town to town. There are about 59,000 of them spread across 15 states of the federation.”

Senate Makes JAMB UTME Results Valid For Three Years

“Those that were relocated never suffered any setback or inconvenience. For all these two sets of people, I want to apologise sincerely for what happened to them, but we are going to put on a redress for those whose relocation affected them in missing their examination.”

“Let me use this opportunity to offer explanation on the issue of the much-publicized two results. The process of our marking involves transformation and other qualitative programming. In the process of these configurations, we had a little challenge which we quickly corrected and ensured that this never happened in subsequent results. This challenge was only associated with the candidates that sat for this examination on Saturday, 27, and some candidates of Monday, 29 February, 2016.”

The post JAMB To Reschedule Exams For 59,000 Candidates appeared first on 360Nobs.com.

This post was syndicated from 360Nobs.com. Click here to read the full text on the original website.

Do you something awesome to share with the world? Click here to share

Get thousands of free final year project topics and materials sorted by subject to help with your research

Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? Click here to ask

Follow us on twitter @NigeriaTodayNG

Also, Like us on facebook

Comments

Be the First to Comment!

Notify of
avatar
wpDiscuz

Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in /home/nigtoday/public_html/wp-content/plugins/jetpack/modules/gravatar-hovercards.php on line 238
Download the Nigeria Today app from Play store. Click here download now
Hello. Add your message here.