JAMB ends 2020 UTME as 341 blind candidates sit for exam


This year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examination (UTME) conducted by the Joint Admission and Matriculations Board (JAMB) has ended on Saturday nationwide.

Over 1. 9 million candidates including a total of 341 blind persons sat the exam at the various computer-based centres (CBT) spread across the country.

Around 1. 8 million candidates sat for the exam last year out of which 390 were blind.

The one-week long exam, however, had all the blind candidates as the last batch of the exercise distributed across 12 designated centres nationwide with Lagos having the largest candidates (48).

Our correspondent monitored the exercise at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, which served as a…

Source: Nigerian Tribune