By Funmilayo Adeyemi
University of Ilorin and four others have bagged the National Tertiary Admission Performance Merit Award for their outstanding performance in the 2018 admission by Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB).
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who handed over the awards to the recipient institutions in Abuja on Thursday said tertiary institutions played important role in the survival of a nation.
Osinbajo, who was represented by Mrs Maryam Uwais, Senior Special Assistant in the office of the president, urged every institution to maintain and attain an acceptable standard.
University of Ilorin bagged the most subscribed institutions by candidates with a total of 86,401 candidates.
Kaduna Polytechnic bagged the most national institution with best in national spread of intakes as 0.25 which is…