Joint Admissions and admission Board (JAMB), yesterday, introduced the discharge of withheld outcomes of 4,536 candidates that participated among the 2019 Unified Tertiary admission Examinations (UTME).
The outcome was launched following a affirmation by committee organize by upright to investigate 4,760 candidates whose outcomes had been withheld on account of variety of facial matches with fully completely different names throughout the 2019 UTME. upright in addition launched the results of 231 candidates that Sat for the examination on the Nigeria Navy Secondary school, Abeokuta, Ogun State, when “diligent” investigation unconcealed that allegation of involvement of candidates in examination malpractice wasn’t true.
It mentioned that the laptop computer based Take a glance at (CBT) centre has been suspended for acts that are opposite to the foundations and rules guiding the conduct of examination. JAMB, withal, confirmed that specialised software system program and IT consultants engaged to carry out facial match recognition clean-handed the candidates whose outcomes had been launched.
A announcement from upright interpreter, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, indicated that, “out of the amount subjected for screening, the Board can topic the outcomes of 127 candidates to extra bodily examination, whereas the outcomes of ninety seven candidates established to own been involved during a variety of registration and completely different style of infractions can be withheld.”