JAMB Conducts CBT for 490 candidates – ICMaxblog


The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, on Monday 3rd June, 2019, conducted fresh Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) for 490 candidates whose CBT centres were suspended for malpractices and other irregularities.

The UTME was held in Abuja and Bayelsa state. Centres used were; JAMB CBT centre in Kogo, Abuja, JAMB Bayelsa State office, Yenagoa and JAMB National Headquarters in Bwari, Abuja.

Recall that the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB had earlier released 4,536 results of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination that were withheld for various irregularities.

This irregularities includes; multiple identities of candidates and other infractions.

According to JAMB, the release of the 4,536 results out of a total the 4,760 that were initially withheld followed the decision of a committee set up to examine the multiple facial identities.


Out of the remaining 224 results which are still being withheld, the board has directed that the results of 127 candidates be subjected to further physical examination while the results of 97 candidates established to have involved in infractions remains withheld.

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The board equally revealed that the results of 231 candidates who sat for the examination at one of its centres, the Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Abeokuta, Ogun State have been released, however, the centre has been suspended for acts not acceptable by the board.

Those to be subjected to further physical examination will be contacted. They must appear before an inspection team to clarify other likely areas of multiplicity. The 127 have been grouped into zones for convenience and easy accessibility. – as stated by Dr Fabian


South West Zones

The candidates in South West are will be screened in Lagos at the West African Examination Council (WAEC) office, Yaba, Lagos, while those from Ibadan and Ekiti respectively will be screened in the JAMB office in Ibadan, Oyo State.

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South East Zones

Candidates in the South East Zone will be screened in Owerri, Imo State

North East Zones

Candidates in the North East would be screened in Gombe JAMB Office

North West Zones

Candidates in the North West would be screened in Kaduna.

North Central zones

Candidates from North Central states will be screened  in Ilorin,  Kwara State.

However, those from Plateau, Nasarawa and the Federal Capital Territory Abuja will be screened at JAMB National Headquarters, Bwari, Abuja.


How To Check Your 2019 JAMB Result Online

  • Candidates are to visit: UTME result checking portal
  • Enter your JAMB Registration Number or email in the space provided
  • Click on “Check My Result” and proceed to view your results.




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