UTME: Candidates protest against inability to change institution

Image result for UTME: Candidates protest against inability to change institutionAngry students went on the rampage at the Lagos office of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board in Ikoyi. 

Their grouse is that they have not been able to change their institutions or courses of choice, for a third day, even after paying for those services.

Correspondent Sharon Ijasan reports  that a group of students protesting irregularities in examination board, JAMB’s handling of their university admission process.

After taking the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations, UTME, they’re ordinarily supposed to change their courses or higher institutions of choice online. But they’ve not been able to do so, either from their internet devices, or even at the JAMB office.

Despite their restiveness, there are no officials on hand to calm their frayed nerves. The aggrieved students narrate their ordeal.

Concerned parents are urging relevant authourities to yield to the students demands while suggesting that the change of tertiary institutions or change of course should be done online.

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