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2019 UTME: JAMB withdraws results of 4 candidates over alleged forgery

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2019 UTME: JAMB gives breakdown of released, withheld results

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has pulled back the consequences of four applicants who took an interest at its 2019

Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). This was declared in an announcement by the board’s Head, Media, and Information,

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Dr. Fabian Benjamin in Lagos. As indicated by the report, the applicants are found to have endeavored to expand their scores at the examination deceitfully.

“One of the hopefuls, who is the fundamental offender, had guaranteed that he at first scored 290 and that it was inevitably diminished to 153. “Following this case, he was welcomed by the board’s central command for legitimate screening.

“It was now that it was found and demonstrated to him that his claim was false, and like this, he has been profoundly associated with genuine infraction and fraud of the examination result. “He, notwithstanding, in the long run, admitted to the scam.

Further keeps an eye on his handset additionally uncovered that he was not the only one as there was proof that three different competitors had similarly

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disparaged him with their enrollment numbers and names expressed obviously, for conceivable unlawful redesign and faking of results,” the announcement said.

As per the report, no endeavors will be saved by the board, in distinguishing and endorsing any hopeful or people who endeavor to undermine

the trustworthiness of the board’s examination by whatever implies. It expressed that whoever worked together or belittled such competitors would face equivalent assets.

The announcement reviewed that the board had, during the arrival of its 2019 UTME results on May 11, clarified that post examination revelation of the genuine infraction might prompt the withdrawal of any discharged outcomes.

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It further expressed that some of the applicants’ issues were retained for a further check, including that anyone observed not to be punishable would have his or her outcome prepared and discharged.

As indicated by the announcement, subsequent upon this, after due confirmation, various issues were released while others were dropped.

“There were, be that as it may, some that required further direct association and meeting, to build up plainly, regardless of whether they were chargeable or not.

“Hopefuls in this class were welcome to show up in eight assigned focuses the nation over on Monday June 17. “The focuses are Abuja, Asaba, Gombe, Ibadan, Ilorin, Kaduna, Lagos, and Owerri.

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The influenced hopefuls had since had the immediate interaction and meeting with the insight advisory group of the board to learn their culpability or generally in some found examination infraction,” it said.

As indicated by the announcement, 3,736 competitors are observed to be either free of any fault or qualified for the opportunity to be vindicated and like this have their outcomes prepared and discharged.

“The at first retained 3,736 aftereffects of applicants are currently discharged,” it said. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that over 1.8 million hopefuls enlisted for the examination.