JAMB Suspends Use Of National Identification Number For Registration

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has suspended the use of the National Identification Number as a requirement for registration in the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination.


This decision was announced by JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede at a press conference in Abuja on Saturday.

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The Jamb registrar atributed the decision to what he called technical reasons.

The new decision will also affect the Direct Entry registration for the year.

This decision comes as a relief for many candidates who were set to miss out on the registration due to the lack of National Identification number.


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