The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has; pulled back Jamb redraws licenses from 11 communities for charging applicants excessive sum in the progressing 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) enlistment.



Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, Registrar of the board, made this known in Abuja on Tuesday, at an intelligent session with partners.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the partners includes – the Nigerian Security and Civil Defense Corp (NSCDC), banks, E-execute, Digital Partner Network, Interswitch and other specialist co-ops.

Oloyede said; that the expansion of instructional exercise focuses was; a significant worry as; the majority of the focuses occupied with misrepresentation and debasement, during enrollments and assessments.

Oloyede said that charging over; the stipulated N4,700 for the 2020 UTME enrollment was; ill-conceived and would just crush the country; as it was a demonstration of misrepresentation and debasement.


He said; that the extravagant sum could effectsly affect the country just as; having impacts in annihilating the framework.

“Numerous individuals profit from Jamb redraws licenses the assessment and we will demolish the country, in the event that we don’t get things right.

“Before 2018, we sell structure for N5,000; yet the government considers such a large number of things and felt the cash was; a lot and in 2018, President Muhammadu Buhari concluded that the expense ought to be cut; which carried the expense to N3,500.

” Also, preceding this time, there were; deceitful individuals selling as high as N10,000. We currently democratized the offer of the structures, to make it accessible with the objective that those selling won’t be; able to store the structures.

“We felt the banks are; stuffed so we chose to extend the business outlet, to acquire portable cash administrators to cover all the enlisted banks as; Jamb redraws licenses .

“The impacts of the development is that a few people are as yet entering the banks, along these lines expanding the expense of the offer of structure, ” he said.

Oloyede said that the board was generous enough to pay the total of N210 as; commission for every one of the structures sold, to around 2 million applicants across the country, saying coercing the up-and-comers was uncalled for.

He included that the board was; working intimately with the Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC), to guarantee that any specialist who sold over the endorsed expense was brought to book.