The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says over 1.3 million hopefuls have so far gotten to their outcomes utilizing the outcome checker (code), 55019.
The board’s Head, Media, and Information, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, uncovered this in a meeting with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Wednesday in Lagos.
Benjamin was opposing the background of cases in certain quarters that more substantial part of applicants, who took an interest at the board’s 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), still couldn’t seem to get to their outcomes through the said code.
He likewise depicted as false, hypotheses by some fiendishness producers that the N50 charge caused through the code was heading off to the board’s satchel.
“I need to discredit every one of these cases as there is no fact in them.
“Above all else, by our records, over 1.3 competitors who sat for this examination have gotten to their outcomes utilizing the code for checking the outcomes, which stays ‘55019’.
“Once more, let me likewise state in clear terms that the N50 charged during the time spent checking these outcomes does not go to JAMB’s tote but rather to the different specialist organizations,” Benjamin said.
As indicated by the representative, the elucidation ended up essential in perspective on what he portrayed as ‘evil and malignant bits of gossip’s by certain people that the board is charging an expense for checking of results.
Giving a breakdown of the absolute number of results checked by applicants through the different system suppliers, Benjamin noticed that MTN had the most elevated, with an aggregate of 888,598, trailed by Glo, with a sum of 190,923.
He said that coming third was Airtel, with an aggregate of 104, 970 competitors who have so far gotten to their outcome utilizing the system.
Benjamin said that before now, Airtel had some specialized hitches, yet fortunately, all such difficulties had been tended to.
Talking further, he noticed that a sum of 62,170 hopefuls had likewise gotten to their outcomes utilizing the 9mobile specialist co-op.
The representative said the board valued the worry of applicants who had difficulties getting to their outcomes and communicated the board’s earnest conciliatory sentiments over the improvement.
He noticed that the board was joining forces with the system suppliers in guaranteeing quality administration trying to prevent such events in its consequent examinations.
Benjamin said that plans were at that point set up to advance the outcomes to hopefuls’ profiles for survey and printing.
NAN reports that outcomes for the 2019 UTME were discharged on Saturday, May 11.
Over 1.8 million hopefuls enrolled for the examination.