Saturday, May 18, 2024

‘It’s fake’ – JAMB reacts as lady claims she got UTME score without writing exam


The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has debunked a viral report alleging that an unidentified woman allegedly received a Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME rating with out taking part within the train.

DAILY POST reviews that a web-based platform had reported how a Fb person, Gozie, raised an alarm, alleging {that a} woman who didn’t sit for the UTME examination received her scores.

In line with the report, Gozie alleged that the woman, who was speculated to take the examination at 7 am, however all of the techniques at her centre had been defective, mysteriously received scores for her examination.

Reacting, JAMB in an announcement issued on Tuesday by its spokesman, Fabian Benjamin, mentioned the report was pretend, describing it as malicious and a calculated try and undermine the integrity of the Board.

JAMB urged most of the people to ignore “such irresponsible publications”.

“In investigating a few of these allegations, the board found that a few of these mischief makers copy outcomes despatched to different candidates, edit the small print despatched to themselves after which parade this as emanating from the board.

“The board challenges any candidate, father or mother or anyone with such a declare or data to show it improper by coming ahead with the small print of such claims and the cellphone quantity with which such outcomes had been conveyed.

“The perspective of those mischief makers would solely propel the Board to additional tighten the method of checking its outcomes to make it extra personalised and certain could be stringent when it ought to truly be a easy and easy train.

“The board reiterated that neither its outcomes nor any of its processes have been compromised. Therefore, it’ll proceed to guard the integrity of its techniques in opposition to such malicious actors, who’re hell-bent on creating confusion the place none existed”, JAMB added.

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