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Welcome to the MyJAMB News roundup of all the latest and top Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) news headlines for today, Thursday, 16th of May, 2019.

JAMB 2019 Breaking News

1. JAMB has set everything in Motion and will soon be possible for all 2019 UTME candidates to check their results via their JAMB profile. However, the registrar didn’t give a specific date when it will be done.

2. More than 1.3 Million candidates have checked their results using the SMS shortcode. The Registrar has disclosed that more than 1.3 Million UTME candidates have checked their results by sending RESULT to 55019 using the Phone number they used during their registration.

3. The UTME board will very soon start sending the Biometrics and photo details of all candidates who sat for the JAMB exercise to their various schools for the commencement of 2019 Post UTME screening exercise.

4. A 15 years old boy from Imo State has the 2019 UTME highest score. However, it was discovered that he selected Unilag, and you must  be 16 years and above before you are qualified to sit for the Unilag Post UTME screening exercise.

15 years old Ekene emerged the highest scorer with 347 Mark, with the following subject scores:

English – 78,
Mathematics – 91,
Physics – 86,
Chemistry -92.

More than 1.2 million candidates participated in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) which started April 11th and ended 18th April 2019.

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It is no longer news that the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) was concluded on Wednesday, 17th April and so far, most participants are eager to see their results. I’ll love to advise all candidates who sat for the UTME exercise that once they check their JAMB result, you may need to immediately Print your results.

Issues we encountered last year while candidates were checking their result is this. The results of some candidates allegedly changed in the past that after checking results on their smartphones but did not print it out, the result of some candidates was reduced/increase. I hope this issue will not repeat itself this year since the UTME board are patiently taking their time to ensure that all candidates result is out.

Recommended: JAMB Officials Gives Reasons Why 2019 UTME Results is Not Out

Over 20 Prisoners Sat For 2019 UTME

It was confirmed that more than 23 inmates of the Ikoyi Prisons School participate in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) which was conducted by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB).

inmates in Ikoyi Prisons which is situated in Lagos state were eager to sit for the exams as examiners turned up to administer the examination for them behind bars. The principal of the facility’s school, ASP Ibikunle Idris, disclosed that a total of 25 inmates actually registered for the examination but that 23 inmates sat for the UTME exercise.

Also See: How To Check JAMB Result With only Registration Number

Three Arrested For 2019 UTME Double Registration

News reaching us from CBT centers in Ibadan is that police in Ibadan, Thursday, 12th April 2019 arraigned three persons in an Iyaganku Magistrates’ Court for double registration for the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). The names of those caught are 18 years old Lateef Adegbite, Agbo Okaku, 18, and Olajuwon Awosika, 33. These persons were arraigned on a two-count charge of double registration and examination malpractice.

How To Gain Admission With Poor UTME Score

Although the JAMB result for 2019 is not yet out, here is how to gain admission into Nigerian Universities with Poor UTME score. For candidates who scored low in their UTME, there are still chances that they can be admitted into any academic institution of their choice.

You can gain admission despite the low scores. It does not matter whether you scored high in your JAMB UTME result or took part in your school of choice Post UTME screening exercise, there are several ways you can get admission which will be published later on this portal.

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