By LAIDE AKINBOADE
ABUJA – The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has extended the closing date for the sale of application documents for the Computer Based Test, CBT, to Monday, 31st March, 2014.
In a statement that was issued Thursday by JAMB and signed by its Public Relations Officer, Mr. Fabian Benjamin in Abuja.
He said the extension would give assess for more candidates desirous of tertiary education who could not register for the Paper Pencil Test (PPT) mode. This is also to ensure that every Nigerian is given equal educational opportunity.
According to the statement, “The Board wishes to state that it would shut its site after the expiration of this new date to allow for proper logistics and planning in preparation for the 2014 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) on Computer Based Test mode scheduled to begin from May 17.
“Candidates are therefore advised to avail themselves of this opportunity the extension has provided”.