JAMB Candidates With
Technical Issues Will Retake
The Exam Under My Very
Eyes – JAMB Boss
The Registrar of the Joint Admission and matriculation board,
JAMB has stated that the board will soon conduct
supplementary admission for candidates who had hitches in
the registration and examination process.
These include about 640 candidates out of 1.7million that did
not do biometric verification.
According to him, some of these hitches were caused by
some CBT owners and cyber cafe operators.
He said the candidates will be made to write the examination
under his own very eyes.
Highlighting some of the cases of malpractice encountered
during the examination, the JAMB boss mentioned cases
hereby parents pay heavily to buy fake questions for their
children, CBT Owners deliberately shutting down or
disconnecting the network to be able to access questions on
the computers and exploit candidates and also cases where
CBT centres approach our staff promising N500,000 for them
to give out questions.
He mentioned that in subsequent exams, the board will
introduce electronic jammers to further reduce cases of
He finally advised candidates to forward all complaints to
designated JAMB CBT centres.