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JAMB introduces new measures to detect cheating in exams nationwide


JAMB introduces new measures to detect cheating in exams nationwide


Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has provide you with a brand new technique of detecting malpractice within the forthcoming Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME.

JAMB registrar, Professor Is-haq Oloyede, stated yesterday that measures had been taken to detect malpractices nationwide.

He revealed that the anti-cheating measures would even be used to identify examinations officers concerned in unprofessional conduct, regardless of how extremely positioned.

Prof. Oloyede was talking at a gathering with homeowners of computer-based check amenities in Abuja.

Based on him, the widespread fraud of a number of registrations by UTME candidates through the years had be detected and curtailed whereas measures had been being adopted to stop additional dishonest in exams.

He additional defined that candidates that jot solutions on papers, garments or physique could be simply caught and if the solutions had been just like the questions, the board would perform an official inquiry to find out the involvement of examination officers or in any other case with a view to prosecuting these discovered accountable.

He known as on the proprietors of Laptop-Based mostly Check, CBT, facilities to maintain to directions and make plans to make sure that web amenities and companies had been intact throughout the examinations.



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