The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has warned that any intending candidate who wants to register to sit for the university exam can only do so with his National Identity Number.
According to JAMB, No NIN, No jamb and it’s absolute.
It warns that only intending candidates who have the NIN will be registered, beginning with the 2020 examination.
This warning was handed down on Thursday via a series of tweets on its verified Twitter handle @JAMBHQ on Thursday·
“All candidates wishing to take the 2020 UTME must have the National Identification Number (NIN).
“Prospective candidates are urged to visit the nearest @nimc_ng
office for their capturing.
“The Board would ONLY register candidates with NIN,” it stated in the tweet.
The Board also warns against unauthorised financial transactions with its staff members.
“Please be informed that the Board frowns on any form of financial dealings between candidates and staff.
“All payments on JAMB services are made directly to the Board’s TSA.
“Therefore, candidates involved in any financial transaction with a staff of the Board should notify the Board immediately and also provide any useful information about such staff for necessary action.”
JAMB has been raking in large sums with its branches across the country alleging revenues have been stolen by monkeys and snakes in the past Daily mail OnLine reports.
JAMB is a regulatory body and conducts exams into universities across the country.