JAMB VOWS NOT TO EXTEND REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Written by thereachfm on February 17, 2020
The Joint Admissions and Mariculation Board says over 1.9 million candidates have so far registered for the ongoing 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, and the Direct Entry, DE preparatory to seeking admission into various tertiary institutions in the country.
The development came as JAMB, said it would not extend the February 17,2020 deadline for the registrations.
The board which described the huge rate of registration within five weeks of commencement of sale of the forms as unprecedented in the history of UTME and DE registrations in the country insisted that its deadline will not be extended.
Recall that the Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, had at a meeting with education stakeholders in Abuja, announced that registration for both UTME and the DE would begin on January 13 and end on February 17,2020.