The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has
disclosed that it has remited a total of 5 Billion Naira to the
Federal Government which happens to be the highest so far in
the last 40 years of its existence.
This was disclosed by the JAMB’s head of media, Dr Fabian
He disclosed this while advising candidates applying for direct
entry against multiple registration.
According to him, “The Board is not interested in the
candidates’ money as is being insinuated by certain group who
suggested to the Board that such registration will enhance the
revenue base of the Board.
“No, we are more interested in the credibility of the
examination and not the money, if money is our concern we
will not be returning over five billion naira to the Federal
He said that the money was saved through the transparent
and judicious use of resources.