The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board – JAMB has made it Known to all prospective candidates for Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations – UTME to make sure to acquire the National Identity Number- – NIN before sitting for it’s examinations.
Recall this was started in the board’s bulletin released by the office of the Registrar in Abuja, December 2021.
“The release of this information is in line with the board’s firm determination to ensure that the candidates who are desirous of enrolling are ready and prepared.
“Similarly, it is expected to serve as a wake-up call to all who may want to register, to first obtain their NIN, a major prerequisite for the UTME registration.
“For those who may want to obtain any of the two applications documents, they are advised to get their NIN and also familiarize themselves with the board’s integrated Brochure and Syllabus System (IBASS).
“It will give them an idea of the course requirements and the syllabus they are expected to cover for the examination” the Board said.
Naija Catapult reports that, JAMB has made it Known to prospective candidates that IBASS is on the board’s website and can be downloaded on Google play store and other similar platforms as well.
According to the board, the next step was for candidates to create their profiles by sending their NIN to 55019.
JAMB has strengthened all administrative for the smooth prosecution of any candidate, centre or staff of the board found involved in any infraction. As it has put in place adequate measures to checkmate those who might cheat accordingly, Naija Catapult reports.