The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) said no
date has been fixed for the commencement of sales of the
application documents for its 2021 Unified Tertiary Matriculation
The board’s Head, Media, and Information, Dr. Fabian Benjamin,
who disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria
(NAN) was reacting to reports that the board had already
commenced the sales of forms for the 2021 application.
He said the board had since distanced itself from such reports,
warning that it was false, misleading, and malicious.
”The board’s attention has been drawn to some fictitious
advertisement for the sales of the 2021 UTME/Direct Entry (DE)
application documents purportedly coming from the board.
”This is an attempt to mislead the public as the board has not
rolled out its 2021 application documents.
”We have clearly defined channels of communication and as
soon as we commence the process, the public will be duly
informed via the necessary media platforms.
The board, therefore, wants to urge members of the general public
not to be hoodwinked into falling prey to the antics of these
persons, who derive pleasure in confusing.
”We all know the global disruptions caused by the Coronavirus
(COVID-19), to education and other sectors of the economy,
hence the delay in the commencement of the process as was
obtained in previous years,” he said.
Dr. Benjamin, however, urged members of the public to always
cross-check with the board through its online platforms for
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