The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has arrested two biological children of an accredited Computer Based Test (CBT) Centre owner in Lagos, over alleged examination malpractice.
It was gathered that the arrest was made during a monitoring tour of various CBT Centre in Lagos State on Tuesday by the board’s Registrar, Prof. Is’haq Oloyede.
Oloyede said over 100 “professional examination writers” had so far been arrested and handed over to the law enforcement agencies as over one million candidates had so far written the examination nationwide.
The arrested children were said to have been caught using their mobile telephones to screenshot questions of the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
“We were on our normal monitoring when this alarm came in that this centre, there was an examination malpractice that took place.
“I was informed that what they did was to take screen shoots of the examination questions, compile…