Metro JAMB Cancels 2 Examination Centres, Relocates Candidates in Lagos



The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, yesterday cancelled two centres in the ongoing matriculation examination, following complaints of poor facilities provided by the centres’ administrators in Lagos.

Dr Beatrice Okorie, the Coordinator, National Headquarters Annex of the board in Lagos, disclosed that the candidates at the two centres had been relocated to another centre nearby due to generator issue at the New Ocean Comprehensive High School.

She said: “We have relocated candidates from the Huntview Technology Limited, at no. 4, Ayanboye street, Anthony, Lagos to Jkk building, ETC Nigeria Limited, 229, Ikorodu road, Ilupeju.


“Also, all candidates initially posted to the New Ocean Comprehensive High School, Megida, Ayobo, were relocated to Island Computers College, 99, Meiran road, Otapo Bus-stop, Meiran, Lagos.

“We appeal to all candidates posted to these centres to relocate to the new centres immediately.

“We have stationed officers of the Nigerian Civil Defence Corps at the cancelled centre to direct candidates to the new centres”, she said.

- Vanguard