According to a fress report, the Registrar of the Joint Admission and
Matriculation Board (JAMB) Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, has disclosed that the
body has been working with the possibility of conducting a “mock
examination” to test its preparedness with the new technology and also
examine some people that are desirous of knowing their competence with
the JAMB examination.
He made this known during interaction with newsmen after a meeting with
JAMB officials and other stakeholders regarding the new Information
Technology being introduced into the system to make it less stressful to
He added that so far the the board has been working on increasing the
capacity of the CBT centres to maximize their effectiveness to examine
more candidates within a given date.
He mentioned that an estimated 1.7 million candidates are expected to
register and sit for the Computer Based Test (CBT) across the country
which is expected to commence soon.
He however stated that he cannot promise hitch free examination because
the board is still testing certain things and in the process of changing
the status quo.
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