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JAMB Orders Candidates With Biometric Issues To Write UTME In Abuja



Candidates experiencing biometric issues while registration for the 2023 UTME have been instructed by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) to head to its Abuja headquarters.

The instruction was included in the most recent JAMB bulletin, which was published on Monday.

Candidates who experience biometric issues during the registration process, according to the exam board, will finish the registration procedure and take the exam at the organization’s Abuja headquarters.

JAMB insisted on its “no biometrics, no exam” stance for all candidates taking the 2023 UTME.

JAMB said all the accredited CBT centres have been empowered for real-time online registration. It fixed January 14 for the commencement of registration and April 29 for the 2023 UTME.

It directed prospective candidates to register at only partnering centres or JAMB offices across the country.

The board said any candidate who ignores this directive would not be able to complete their registration.

“No CBT centre is empowered to register candidates with biometric abnormalities. Such would only be registered and sit their exam at the JAMB national headquarters on the last day of the national exam calendar,” it said.

“No candidate would be allowed to enter the examination hall or sit the examination if his or her biometrics cannot be verified as the system would not permit or process any examination without biometric verification.”

JAMB also asked candidates to create their profiles on its portal to avoid any delay during their registration process.

It stressed that there will be no offline exemption or flight mode registration.

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