The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has announced that it has reopened the portal for a period of 48 hours to enable those that have not completed their JAMB registration to complete it. According to the statement issued by the board’s Director of Media and Public Relations, Dr. Fabian Benjamin on Tuesday, the portal which was reopened at exactly 12 midnight on Tuesday, February 23, will be closed by same time on Thursday, February 25.
He also said that there would be no room for fresh
registration but for only candidates who had initiated registration
process before the February 5 deadline.
The statement reads:
“The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board hereby direct all
candidates who have initiated the process of registration for the 2016
UTME but couldn’t upload and complete their registration process as at
Friday 5th February, 2016 to do so within 48 hours starting from 12
midnight on Tuesday, 23rd February 2016, when the website will be opened
to 12 midnight on Thursday 25th February, 2016 when the website will be
closed. “The Board wishes to state that the directive doesn’t cover
fresh registration but only those who had either done offline
registration or visited our website but could not submit.”
The website will be till 12midnight on Thursday 25th February 2016 to enable the candidates to upload and complete the registration which they initiated before but were not able to complete.
It was initially reported that there will be no extension for the registration after the February 5th deadline.