Report has it that the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB), will soon stop the use of scratch cards for registration and checking of results.
This was disclosed JAMB Registrar Prof. Ishaq Oloyode on Tuesday at the National Executive Council meeting of the Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) in Abuja.
According to him this will likely become effective from 2017.
He added that once this becomes effective, students would generate a PIN number for themselves from their phone or computers before registering for examinations.
The Speaker, Jigawa State House of Assembly, Alhaji Idris Garba, has donated N1 million to 105 candidates to purchase scratch cards to register for the 2016 November/December NECO examination.
Alhaji Sani Sarki, the speaker’s local education committee chairman in his constituency, disclosed this to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday.
Sarki said that 70 male and 30 female candidates from Jahun Local Government Area of the state benefitted from the donation.
NAN reports that Garba (APC) represents Jahun Constituency in the […]