JAMB raises N5 Billion in One Year - Minister Adamu
Aug 17, 2017 Education 3289 By Abdulkerimu Oare
- Minister of Education expresses confidence in the new JAMB management.
- JAMB raises N5 Billion compared to max N200 million in past years.
The Minister of Education Mr Adamu Adamu whilst addressing journalists regarding uplifting the Ban on Post-UTME exams disclosed how much the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board has been able to raise under their new management.
He said: "Since JAMB
was established more than 40 years ago, the total amount it has given government was N200 million, but in one year, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede has remitted N5 billion to government.
"The new JAMB registrar has been correcting many anomalies in the board. Within a year, he has been able to stop all the untold things that were happening there.