Jamb discover fake candidate 2020-2021,UTME.
The Chief Executive and Jamb Registrar Prof. Isha’q Oloyede, disclosed this in a press conference in Enugu about the ghost candidates discovered during post UTME through NIN.
The Registrar Prof. Oloyede, who said his group was once at the South-East to verify what was once going on with the behavior of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination as properly as to go to the new college in Ebonyi, mentioned the use of the NIN as directed by way of the Federal Government to help limit examination malpractice during exams.
He also stated that, “Before the introduction of NIN in the registration, there had been about 2.2 million candidates for the examination, however after the introduction of NIN, over 500,000 candidates had been located to be fake.”
He disclosed also that the genuine numbers of candidates that JAMB registered for UTME 2021 was once 1,415,501, and out of it, 1,122,095 candidates had taken the examinations, whilst 66,111 candidates had but to take.
According to his statements, the board has 650 examination centres throughout the country, out of which 30 centres have been delisted for performing under standard.