Oyo CoS Returns To UNILORIN

Oyo CoS Returns To UNILORIN

CHIEF of Staff to the governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, Dr Gbade Ojo has returned to the University of Ilorin after the expiration of his leave of absence. Speaking with Tribune Online on Thursday, Ojo, who before his appointment by governor Abiola Ajimobi lectures at the Political Science department of the University of Ilorin, described his experience in governance as worthwhile, saying that the people of Oyo state would always remember the administration of Senator…

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JAMB allays candidates’ fears over biometrics

JAMB allays candidates’ fears over biometrics

By Dayo Adesulu, Joseph Erunke & Oghenefego Obaebor FOR the first time in decades, authorities of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB has  introduced biometric identification verification exercise as a must before entry examination centres as candidates commence the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME slated for 11 to 15 April Many candidates have expressed their fears of the ability of JAMB’s Staff  and the efficiency of the technology for conducting the biometric exercise…

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JAMB reveals its plan against mercenaries who write UTME for candidates

JAMB reveals its plan against mercenaries who write UTME for candidates

Ahead of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), Registrar of the Joint Admission and Matriculations Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has stated that the exam body will soon release the names of people who have impersonated candidates in the exam in the last ten years. Oloyede made this known in Abuja on Monday at the meeting of critical stakeholders on strategic planning and preparations for supervision and evaluation of administration of 2019 UTME slated…

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4 Tips to Help You with JAMB UTME

4 Tips to Help You with JAMB UTME

1. Locate Your Venue Before the Exam The JAMB Examination Slip is a detailed outline of your exam centre, subjects, and time of the exam. It leaves no room for guessing. After re-printing your JAMB slip and seeing your centre, it is advisable to take a step further and locate your centre before the exam. Getting familiar with the directions to your centre will prevent panicking and stress on the exam day. 2. Arrive Early…

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10 Tips to Get Mentally Prepared for JAMB

10 Tips to Get Mentally Prepared for JAMB

Negative attitudes to examinations such as doubt, anxiety, procrastination, can greatly affect your performance under examination conditions. Here are some tips for getting your mind right for JAMB. Learn From Your Mistakes Many students are very afraid of making mistakes. However, mistakes are an inevitable element of exams. Learn from your mistakes as you practice past questions by refusing to see failure as the end, but as a necessary feedback for improvement. Organise Your Notes…

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JAMB Postpones 2019 UTME, See New Date

JAMB Postpones 2019 UTME, See New Date

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has rescheduled the conduct of the 219 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to 11th April. The board also fixed 1st April for the conduct of its mock examination earlier scheduled for Saturday, 23rd March. JAMB’s Head of Media, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, disclosed this in a statement on Wednesday, in Abuja. The statement directed candidates to begin the printing of their UTME notification slips from 2nd April in any…

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Breaking: JAMB Mock Exam Date Clashes with Supplementary Elections

Breaking: JAMB Mock Exam Date Clashes with Supplementary Elections

The rescheduled 2019 JAMB Mock Exam date has once again, clashed with Supplementary Elections date, which has now been scheduled by Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to be held on the same date of 23rd March, 2019. INEC announced 23rd March 2019 as the new date for supplementary elections in Adamawa, Kano, Bauchi, Plateau, Benue and sokoto states, which were declared inconclusive. This implies that there will be restriction of movement in the affected states,…

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JAMB – Prohibited Items Candidates Should Avoid Taking to UTME

JAMB – Prohibited Items Candidates Should Avoid Taking to UTME

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has listed items which it said remained prohibited for the over 1.8 million candidates taking the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination. The board has warned that candidates who breach the directive would be disallowed from taking the UTME. Candidates are hereby required to properly examine the list and take note of the prohibited items, in order to avoid complications during the UTME exercise. Below is the complete list of Prohibited Items listed by JAMB…

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WAEC Concluding Plans To Implement The Use Of CBT In Its Exams – HNO

WAEC Concluding Plans To Implement The Use Of CBT In Its Exams – HNO

The Head of National Office (HNO) of the West African Examination Council (WAEC), Mr Olu Adenipekun has disclosed that plans are on ground to introduce its examination on CBT platform. He said that the CBT test would start with its objective questions, noting that the council was already concluding establishment of its CBT Centre at Ogba in Ikeja. He stated that in two weeks, the council would have concluded the installation of all necessary software…

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