UTME: You Will Get Your Examination Centres Before Exam Date, Jamb Assures Candidates

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has
advised candidates for Unified Tertiary Matriculation
Examination (UTME) not to panic over the delay in getting
their examination centres.
Dr Fabian Benjamin, the Head of Media and Information of
the board gave the advice in a telephone interview with the
News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Abuja.
Benjamin said although the crosschecking of prospective
candidates data would end by 9p.m on Saturday none of
them has been given examination centre.
He said that candidates would be given their examination
centres before the examination date.
“Candidates are just concluding their registrations, so no
one has received centre for the examination starting from
May 13.
“Hopefully by next week they will start getting their centres,
so there is no cause for worry,” he said.
He, nevertheless, urged all the UTME candidates to always
check their emails for further updates.
The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board said it had so
far registered more than 1.7 million candidates for the
2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination across the