http://jamb.org.ng/ JAMB scrapped the use of scratch cards Nationwide –
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has at last scrapped the utilization of scratch cards for any of its exchanges and administrations, depicting it as “obsolete,” its Registrar/Chief Executive, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, has declared.
He likewise requested that the Federal Government ought to return to the previous framework where serving bad habit chancellors of colleges were made administrators of the Governing Board of JAMB.
An announcement issued by the representative for Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board , Dr. Fabian Benjamin, acquired by The PUNCH on Sunday, said Oloyede made the declaration in Abuja in a paper he conveyed amid a meeting of the Association of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities.
As indicated by him, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board would utilize the stage of stick distributing to check all types of deceitful practices which was pervasive with the utilization of scratch cards.
“The choice is as an aftereffect of its predictable subjection to false practices, the utilization of scratch cards is ancient and it is the point of JAMB to likewise advance responsibility in accordance with government’s zero resilience for debasement. This new framework will be available through the choices of web installment, ATM issued cards (Visa, Verve and MasterCard), online brisk teller, ATM installment, snappy teller portable application and Bank Branch case/card,” he underscored.
Oloyede said in the long time past days, the comprehension was that lone serving bad habit chancellors were made directors of Governing Board of JAMB.
While engaging that administration ought to about-face to the practice from initiation, Oloyede included that since the office was a formation of the Committee of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian colleges, it would just be appropriate for them to be unmistakably perceived as dynamic partners to keep away from any asperity between tertiary foundations and JAMB.
He trusted that doing a reversal to the old practices would “incite great cooperative energies and amicable association with a view to successfully conveying on its orders.”
Please note all the new developments by JAMB will take effect as from next year.