The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board, JAMB commenced
the 2017 Unified Tertiary and Matriculation Examination, UTME
registration on Monday, its spokesperson Dr Fabian Benjamin
yesterday said the Board has within two days registered 20,000
Benjamin said: “JAMB is expecting about two million candidates
to register for this year’s UTME across the country within the
allowed period of March 20 to April 19.
“About 20,000 have successfully registered in two days.
‘’I am not aware that UTME centres in Lagos are finding it
difficult to register candidates.’’
Meanwhile, many accredited centres in Lagos who were yet to
commence registration of candidates as at Tuesday attributed
the difficulty to lack of JAMB code.
Out of the 600 accredited CBT centres in the country, Lagos has