The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has separated itself from gossipy tidbits in certain quarters that consequences of its 2020 UTME taken on Saturday, March 14 and Monday, March 16 had been dropped.
Dr Fabian Benjamin, Head, Media and Information, made the explanation in a meeting with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Lagos.
As per him, such gossipy tidbits are the craftsmanship of fraudsters and ought to be dismissed.
He portrayed the talk as evil, vindictive and deluding.
“Support wishes to console all applicants who have composed the current year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) so far that it has not dropped any of its assessment or results.
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“All outcomes that have been discharged so far are unblemished and along these lines there is no requirement for any frenzy at all.
“Consequences of the 469,000 applicants who composed on Monday have been discharged and up-and-comers are to check their outcomes by composing ‘RESULT’ and sending to 55019 with their special phone numbers for their scores.
“They ought not check their outcomes on the web as the entrance had been closed, after an endeavor by some fraudsters to modify consequences of applicants.
“The board is as of now examining the exercises of these hoodlums and won’t neglect to make exceptionally intense move against those that are behind this,” Benjamin said.
Benjamin likewise reacted to grumblings by certain competitors and partners that the board was intentionally presenting up-and-comers on focuses far away from their zones of living arrangement.
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He said JAMB would not go past the conveying limit of any inside all in an offer to satisfy the yearnings of applicants trying to take the assessment there.
“Let me essentially explain here that JAMB doesn’t post up-and-comers just anyplace.
“The competitors picked their assessment towns and once focuses in that assessment towns are filled, they are pulled back from the net and up-and-comers are then sent to different focuses nearest to such assessment towns.
“It’s anything but a conscious follow up on our side,” he said.