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JAMB FIXES DATE FOR SALES OF UTME FORM 2021

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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board JAMB Fixes date for sales of utme form 2021 on Wednesday announced that registration for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and Direct Entry examination will begin on Thursday, 8th April.

JAMB FIXES DATE FOR SALES OF UTME FORM 2021

According to the JAMB Head of Public Affairs and Protocol, Dr Fabian Benjamin who made the announcement, the sale of forms will end on Saturday, 15th May 2021.

He added that the UTME itself would hold from Saturday, 5th to Saturday, 19th June 2021.
The spokesperson said the Governing Board of JAMB took the decision after its meeting on the 22nd of March, 2021.

He also warned that there will be no extension of time for the sale of the UTME/DE application forms.

Applicants must have their National Identity Number (NIN) before they can register for the examinations as it is part of the requirements for this year’s registration exercise.
700 Computer – Based Test Centres nationwide have been approved for the exercise, Naija News understands.

JAMB FIXES DATE FOR SALES OF UTME FORM 2021

Meanwhile, Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi, has accused lawmakers in the National Assembly of not representing the interest of their people and also contributing to the security issues in Nigeria.

Gumi in his statement on Wednesday said the lawmakers are not listening to the plights of their people who voted them into office.
The cleric stated this while speaking at a Zoom conference organized by the National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies.

He said “No good representation in the legislation. The problems of insecurity cannot be tackled by the legislation. The lawmakers are not good representatives of the people.”

Gumi noted that the people are suffering and need to be heard and this is why he has been meeting with bandits to listen to them and give them a new orientation.

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UNIVERSITY OF UYO LOSES ACCREDITATION FOR MEDICINE AND SURGERY

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Medical students of the Univeristy of Uyo UNIVERSITY OF UYO LOSES ACCREDITATION FOR MEDICINE AND SURGERY

UNIVERSITY OF UYO LOSES ACCREDITATION FOR MEDICINE AND SURGERY

have gone online to lament after the institution lost accreditation for medicine and surgery.

 

Students who say they have been in school for 8 years, for a course that should be completed in 6 years, took to social media to express their heartbreak after the National Universities Commission denied accreditation status to Uniuyo’s medicine and surgery programme.

 

A student who spoke to LIB on the condition of anonymity explained the implication of this for medical students.

 

The student said: “Students will be unable to write professional exams, hence cannot graduate.

UNIVERSITY OF UYO LOSES ACCREDITATION FOR MEDICINE AND SURGERY

 

“They’ll remain students. However, they will not be [able] to progress from level to level due to not writing professional exams. This is a stagnation for students pending when the accreditation is restored.”

 

Students say they have reached out to their lecturers but haven’t received any concrete information.

 

At the moment, Uniuyo medical students say they are uncertain about what the future holds for them and are not sure what the next move is.

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GOVERNOR UMAHI TO COMMISSION MEDICAL UNIVERSITY IN EBONYI PHOTOS

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Governor Umahi To Commission Medical University In Ebonyi (Photos)

GOVERNOR UMAHI TO COMMISSION MEDICAL UNIVERSITY IN EBONYI

By Wisdom Nwedene, Abakaliki

Governor David Nweze Umahi of Ebonyi State is set to commission World Class Medical University.

 

Speaking with IGBERE TV correspondent, the Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mr Francis Nwaze said the gigantic project when completed will put an end to medical tourism outside Nigeria by many Nigerians.

Mr Nwaze who said the World Class University which will be commissioned in few weeks will equally attract foreigners to Ebonyi State.

According to him, “This is the result of having a committed, focused and dedicated Governor whose interest is for the betterment of his subordinates.”

He said : “This is where we are; a medical university that will end foreign medical adventure by Nigerians and attract foreigners to our own Ebonyi State.”

“The David Nweze Umahi’s Medical University is no longer a dream but a reality that will be made manifest in just a few weeks. This is the result of having a committed, focused and dedicated Governor whose interest is for the betterment of his subordinates.”

“Governor David Nweze Umahi has written his name in the sand of time.”

IGBERE TV gathered that the World Class Medical University when completed will treat renal malfunctions, perform kidney transplant, etc.

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NECO RELEASES 2020 RESULT FOR EXTERNAL CANDIDATES

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National Examinations Council (NECO) has released results NECO RELEASES 2020 RESULT FOR EXTERNAL CANDIDATES

NECO RELEASES 2020 RESULT FOR EXTERNAL CANDIDATES

of the 2020 Senior School Certificate Examination for External Candidates.

 

Announcing the results at the Council Headquarters in Minna on Thursday May 6, NECO’s Registrar/Chief Executive, Godswill Obioma disclosed that a total of 41,459 candidates registered for the examination, while 39,503 sat for it.

 

In a statement issued by Head, Information and Public Relations Division of NECO, Azeez Sani in Abuja, the registrar explained that a total of 26,277 candidates obained five credits and above including English Language and Mathematics while 34,014 candidates also obtained five credits and above irrespective of English Language and Mathematics.

NECO RELEASES 2020 RESULT FOR EXTERNAL CANDIDATES

 

The Registrar who reiterated the Council’s zero tolerance for examination malpractice, noted that appropriate standards and excellence were maintained right from the planning stage to the release of results.

 

Obioma disclosed that 6,465 cases of examination malpractice were recorded in the 2020 SSCE External as against 17,004 cases in 2019.

 

He noted that the reduction in the level of malpractice was as a result of deepened monitoring of the examination by members of the Governing Board, Management and Senior Staff of the Council.

 

Obioma also revealed that the results of 256,000 candidates who missed some papers during the 2020 SSCE (Internal) due to the #EndSARS protests in some states and who sat for those papers during the 2020 SSCE (External) are being released alongside external candidates.

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