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2018 UTME: JAMB Bans Use of Pens, Wristwatches, To Jam Networks At Exams Centre

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), organiser of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), has banned the use of wrist watches and pens during the conduct of its 2018 test.

JAMB also said it will introduce some detection devices to ensure that those who plan to cheat in the examination hall are frustrated, as we will also jam (communication network) of the centres,

The board’s Registrar, Prof. Is’haq Oloyede disclosed this to newsmen on the sideline of a sensitisation workshop for Computer Based Test (CBT) centre owners on Wednesday in Lagos.

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According to him, the workshop was to appraise the registration and conduct of the 2017 examination.

Oloyede noted that the sale of the registration document for the 2018 UTME would commence before the end of November.

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