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UTME: Blind candidates laud JAMB for permitting braille, typewriter, stylus as against CBT

The 306 blind candidate of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, who sat for the Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examination yesterday lauded the Board for allowing them used Typewriter, Braille code and Stylus to write examination as against computer used in 2016.

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JAMB: Interested candidates can still register for UTME 2017 – Registrar

The Registrar, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has said that interested applicants can still register for the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) being written in the country. According to Prof. Oloyede, the Senate gave him a mandate last month to extend the registration period by one month which would run
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Rights lawyer sues JAMB over alleged extortion of 2017 UTME candidates

—A human rights lawyer based in Awka, Anambra state, Francis Gozie Moneke, has dragged the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, to the Federal High Court sitting in Awka, the state capital, for allegedly extorting and grossly violating the fundamental human rights of JAMB candidates who registered for the 2017 Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME.

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DBT tasks graduates on digital skills

By Kelechukwu Iruoma THE need for Nigerian graduates to adopt new skills in today’s digital world has once again been reiterated. Speaking at a session organised for Nigerian youths on gaining practical work experience at the Digital Hub of Digital Bananas Technology in Lagos, the Chief Executive Officer, Digital Bananas Technology (DBT), Keji Giwa said
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Again, Nigeria shines in USA varsity

By Fred Okopie A BAYELSAN, Perewari Victor Pere, has bagged a First Class Honours from Lincoln University, USA, emerging the overall best and named University Valedictorian. Bayelsa State Governor, Hon. Henry Seriake Dickson has described the 21 students on state government scholarship to the prestigious Lincoln University as worthy ambassadors, a pride to the state
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Meadow Hall Foundation rewards teachers

By Destiny Eseaga IN keeping to its promise and commitment to advance the education of the Nigerian child through improvement of the teaching profession and quality, Meadow Hall Foundation, a subsidiary of Meadow Hall Group, has rewarded three inspirational teachers in Lagos State, at the just concluded Inspirational Educator Awards 2017, organised in Lagos. The
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Plot against UTME cheats

Today, about one million seven hundred and thirty six thousand, five hundred and seventy one candidates who registered for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME, including 321 blind candidates will be sitting for the examination, which is a prerequisite for admission to both the universities and polytechnics.

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