2020 UTME: We never canceled any result – JAMB

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The management of the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB, Wednesday, denied claims of the purported cancellation of some candidates result in the ongoing 2020 examination nationwide.

iBrandTV gathered that some candidates who sat for the examination on Saturday and Monday had their results cancelled for allegedly scoring high marks.

Worries was also raised following the partial shutdown of the Jamb result checker portal on Tuesday.

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However, in a swift reaction, the Board through its Public Relations Officer, PRO, Mr. Fabian Benjamin Wednesday, stated that JAMB has not cancelled the results of its examination conducted on Saturday, March 14, Monday, March 16 and Tuesday, March 17, 2020.

He said: “Therefore, candidates should disregard rumours making the rounds that the results have been cancelled.

“To check their results, candidates are to send ‘RESULT’ to 55019 and not on the Board’s website.”


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