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JAMB Suspends 2023 Direct Entry Registration


The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board has notified that its ongoing 2023 Direct Entry registrations will be halted.
According to Fabian Benjamin, the board’s Head of Public Affairs and Protocol, the registration, which began on Monday, February 20, has been halted with effect from Tuesday, February 21, 2023.

According to a statement made by JAMB on Tuesday, the suspension is to allow for the implementation of specific initiatives aimed at better serving potential candidates.

“A new date and fresh registration procedure will be implemented, which will include the upload of JAMB Admission Letter in the case of OND and NCE, admission letter issued by universities in the case of university diploma, and admission letter issued by A’ Level examination bodies,” according to the statement (IJMBE, JUPEB, etc.)


would be announced in due course so that candidates could proceed to JAMB offices nationwide to register.”

According to Punch report, JAMB had commenced the DE registration on Monday, February 20, 2023, and had slated it to end on Thursday, April 20, 2023.

“Candidates are also to note that only JAMB offices are approved to register them for Direct Entry,” the statement added.