Hackers steal over 10m naira from Jamb site

It's been reported that some hackers gained access into the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) intranet site and reportedly diverted over N10m after altering the profiles of its ad hoc staff. Ishaq Oloyede, Registrar of the exam body revealed this while addressing journalists in Abuja on Tuesday April 13.  Ishaq who revealed that the stolen money was the allowance … Continue reading Hackers steal over 10m naira from Jamb site

JAMB postpones 2021 registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has put a hold on the registration for the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE), which was meant to start on Thursday, April 8, 2022. Dr Fabian Benjamin who is the head of media and protocol for JAMB said in a statement that the … Continue reading JAMB postpones 2021 registration

JAMB starts 2021 UTME registration

The Joint Admission Matriculation Board(JAMB) says it has commenced the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) registration, according to reports from Vanguard Nigeria. Dr Fabian Benjamin, it's head for Public Affairs snd Irotocolcs in Bwari, FCT released a statement on Wednesday saying that all potential candidates must provide their National Identity … Continue reading JAMB starts 2021 UTME registration

ASUU threatens to go on fresh strike

ASUU warns of a new strike over unremitted deductions The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Sunday accused the Federal Government, as well as the Accountant General of the Federation, of what it called "the victimisation of its members". It said the Federal Government had refused to pay its members salaries despite the ‘no victimisation … Continue reading ASUU threatens to go on fresh strike

Kwara State government shuts down 10 schools indefinitely over hijab disagreement

The Kwara State government has shut down 10 grant-aided missionary schools due to the disagreement over the use of the hijab The government had previously allowed the use of the Hijab and instructed the schools to reopen on Monday, March 8, 2021. But some stakeholders disapproved of this instruction. The Cherubim and Seraphim Movement Church … Continue reading Kwara State government shuts down 10 schools indefinitely over hijab disagreement

JAMB and other institutions have agreed to close all admissions for the 2020/2021 session on the 15th of June

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board(JAMB) and tertiary institutions have agreed to close admissions for the 2020/2021 Academic session by 15th June, 2021. JAMB’s Head of Information, Dr Fabian Benjamin, said in a statement on Sunday that the decision was collectively taken at a virtual meeting attended by heads of tertiary institutions last week The … Continue reading JAMB and other institutions have agreed to close all admissions for the 2020/2021 session on the 15th of June

Akwa Ibom: WASSCE candidate said to have contracted COVID-19

It has been reported that a candidate of the West Africa Examination Council examination has reportedly contracted Coronavirus in Akwa Ibom state as Governor Emmanuel Udom said to have confirmed.  The Governor during his speech on Monday 24th in a media chat in Uyo, did not reveal the name of the school, he said the … Continue reading Akwa Ibom: WASSCE candidate said to have contracted COVID-19

Agnes Maduafokwa, the Student with highest JAMB score, receives N16million from NSE ( See Photos)

Beauty with brain they say, A Nigeria student by name Agnes Egoagwuagwu Maduafokwa who had the highest score in the 2020 UTME, has been rewarded with a whopping sum of 16 million naira. The Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), presented her with a cash gift in recognition of her outstanding performance in the just concluded … Continue reading Agnes Maduafokwa, the Student with highest JAMB score, receives N16million from NSE ( See Photos)