The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has on Monday rescheduled the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for candidates affected by delisted centres.
The board asked affected candidates to print new examination notification slips showing new exam date and time.
Fabian Benjamin, the head, Protocol and Public Affairs, disclosed this in a statement on Monday
This applies only to centres delisted. You will recall that 24 centres were delisted for performing below the tolerable limit of the Board, while over 40 others were put on the watchlist,” the statement read.
According to JAMB, over 1.3 million candidates successfully registered in the examination that is expected to run till 3rd July, 2021.
DAILY GIST reports on Sunday that The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) delisted 25 Computer-Based Test (CBT) centres across the country.
It was gathered that the CBT centres were delisted over poor performance at the 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) held nationwide on Saturday, June 19.
The delisted centres were in 11 states and the FCT, with Lagos having the highest at 6, followed by Kaduna 4, Edo 3, Ondo 2, Plateau 2, FCT 2, and Oyo, Osun, Delta, Benue, Imo, Nasarawa, having one each.