About 100 candidates missed the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) in Adamawa State, it was learnt yesterday.
Zonal Coordinator of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Danladi Aliyu confirmed this to News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).
Aliyu said the affected candidates have not showed up since the examination began last Friday. They also did not make any official complaint.
He said: “Since the examination began last Friday, 3,115 candidates have sat for the examination in five designated centres.
“Also, according to our records, about 100 candidates did not show up for the examination.”
Aliyu said the examination was going on smoothly in all centres, including Federal Polytechnic, Mubi; Federal College of Education, Yola; American University of Nigeria, Yola; Aliyu Mustapha College, Yola and Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola.
Source: The nation