JAMB has registered over 1.2m candidates for 2018 UTME following the controversy trailing the 2018 admission processes.
Over 1.2 million candidates have reportedly registered for the 2018 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination in less than two months.
The registration for the 2018 UTME scheduled to hold from March 9 to 17 was announced on Thursday December 7 by , the Registrar, Joint Admission and Matriculation Board.
JAMB's Head of Media, while speaking with journalists in Abuja on Monday, January 29, announced that JAMB has registered over 1.2 million candidates for the 2018 UTME.
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When asked about the stalemate in the admission processes, some university officials who spoke to Thisday newspaper accused JAMB of appropriating admission processes.
The officials also alleged that alleged that
Reacting to the allegations, Benjamin said the allegations are misleading and borne out of ignorance of the JAMB admission processes.
He said JAMB only facilitates the examination (UTME) for the candidates, adding that it is the duty of the institutions to propose admissions to those candidates who pass both UTME and Post UTME.