The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) mentioned that no date has been set for the beginning of the sale of utility paperwork for its 2021 Unified Tertiary Enrollment Examination (UTME).
The council’s Director of Media and Info, Dr. Fabian Benjamin, who revealed this in an interview with the Nigeria Information Company (NAN) was reacting to stories that the council had already began promoting kinds for the 2021 utility.
He mentioned the board has since distanced itself from such stories, warning that they have been completely false, deceptive and malicious.
”The board’s consideration was drawn to some fictional announcement for the sale of the UTME / Direct Entry (DE) 2021 registration paperwork allegedly coming from the board.
”That is completely unfaithful and an try and mislead the general public, because the council has not but launched its 2021 utility paperwork.
“We have now well-defined communication channels and as quickly as we begin the method, the general public will likely be correctly knowledgeable by the mandatory technique of communication.
“The council, subsequently, needs to induce members of most people to not be fooled and to fall into the traps of those folks, who’re comfortable to trigger confusion.
“We’re all conscious of the worldwide issues brought on by the Coronavirus (COVID-19), training and different sectors of the economic system, therefore the delay at first of the method because it was obtained in earlier years”, he mentioned.
Dr. Benjamin, nonetheless, urged the general public to at all times verify with the board by their on-line platforms for genuine info.