The joint admissions and matriculation board (jamb) says it has introduced a new feature in the ongoing registration for the 2021 unified tertiary matriculation examination (utme).
The feature, ‘know your registration officer,’ is to fortify the registration process and guard against abuse and manipulation of candidates.
The board’s head of public affairs, fabian benjamin in a statement said it is to ensure that candidates know where and who is registering them for the 2021 unified tertiary matriculation examination board( utme) and direct entry (de) exercise adding that the joint admissions and matriculation board(jamb) has provided for the image of the registration officer to be displayed at the corner of the screen being used to register the candidate besides his biometric details that had been captured.
The measure is in addition to several others put in place to guide against manipulation, abuse and exploitation of candidates as well as forestalling examination malpractices.
The board however urges candidates to monitor the process as they are being registered and adhere to extant instructions, rules and regulations