The Boy With Highest UTME Score Won't Get Admission - JAMB

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As the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, released the results of the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME, a 15-year-old Ekene Franklin from Abia State emerged the best candidate by scoring 347 marks considered as the highest by the board.

But the Registrar of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, who announced  at a media briefing, however, said the best candidate may not be admitted in the University of Lagos, which he chose as his first choice because of age.
Oloyede insisted that although the best scored candidate applied as an undergraduate at the University of Lagos,he may not get admitted on account of being under-aged.




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