Report reaching liveschoolnews desk has it that, the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has commence a sensitisation campaign for the Computer Based Test (CBT) planned to kick off with next year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in Ogun State.
Head of the Board in Ogun State, Mr Abdulakeem Abdulhameed in a statement said the campaign is to create awareness for members of the public, especially people at the grassroots about the proposed e-UTME.
He said the exercise, which kicked-off in Abeokuta, the state capital and expected to end in January next year, will take place in the 20 local government areas of the state.
Abdulhammed added that the campaign will enable students and other stakeholders to prepare adequately for the examination so as to enhance overall performance of the state in the examination.
Press Officer, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Mr. Kayode Oduyebo, quoted the JAMB chief as saying that the introduction of CBT would amongst others, ensure promptdelivery of raw scores, eliminate cases of incomplete result and result blackout as well as check incidences of examination malpractices.
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