2020 UTME: No NIN, No Exam – JAMB
By Olushola Boaz
Candidates who do not have the National Identity Number will no longer be registered for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has said.
It warns that only intending candidates who have the NIN will be registered, beginning with the 2020 examination.
The examination body made this known via a series of tweets on its verified Twitter handle @ JAMBHQ on Thursday ·
“ All candidates wishing to take the 2020 UTME must have the National Identification Number (NIN) .
“ Prospective candidates are urged to visit the nearest @ nimc _ ng
office for their capturing.
“ The Board would ONLY register candidates with NIN, ” it stated in the tweet .
The Board also warns against unauthorised financial transactions with its staff members .
It warns :
“ Please be informed that the Board frowns on any form of financial dealings between candidates and staff.
“ All payments on JAMB services are made directly to the Board’ s TSA .
“ Therefore , candidates involved in any financial transaction with a staff of the Board should notify the Board immediately and also provide any useful information about such staff for necessary action.