JAMB Suspends The Use Of National Identification Number For The 2020 UTME and DE Registration

Filed in Education, JAMB, School by on January 13, 2020 0 Comments

JAMB Suspends The Use Of Natinal Identification Number For The 2020 UTME and DE Registration; Candidates will no longer be using National Identification Number (NIN) as part of the requirement for the 2020  Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and Direct Entry (DE) registration. This suspension is said to have been as a result of Technical Problems encountered at some of the registration centers. Candidates have been observed to be going through challenges in the NIN registration as well as alleged extortion of  candidates by  NIMC officials.

According to the JAMB Registrar in person of Ishaq Oloyede, The idea of getting National Identification Number was to reduce the rate Examination Fraud.

However, Candidates and parents are advised to take advantage of this one year break to acquire their NIN as it would be very needful in the 2021 UTME and DE Registration.

NOTE; Candidates are advised to continue in other procedures of JAMB registration as it commences on Monday, January 13 and ends on February 17 across the country.









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