2018 UTME: JAMB Bans Wristwatches, Pen, Spy Eyeglasses, USB, CD & More


The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board has prohibited the utilization of 16 things in the anticipated ridicule examinations planned for February 26, 2018.

The Secretary of JAMB UTME Monitoring Groups, Ngozi Egbuna, expressed the things in a reminder issued to individuals from the Civil Society Group on Thursday and acquired by LagosMp3 Media in Lagos State Nigeria.

The notice peruses: “Compassionately take note of that examination authorities are permitted to investigate eye glasses or comparable gadgets and where persuaded that such thing may trade off the holiness of the examination, the examination authority should appropriate it.

“Where examination official (board staff or specially appointed staff) or any approved individual is found with any of these denied things in the examination lobby, such trading off activity would be dealt with as a ponder demonstration of examination damage and essential authorize will be connected.”

The CSG is one of the gatherings initiated by JAMB Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, to help with checking the UTME.

A year ago, the gatherings were rumored to have helped with giving data from the field and transmitted a few difficulties, as appropriate, to JAMB authorities.

Through the JAMB UTME Monitoring Groups, examination acts of neglect were said to have decreased in 2017.

The disallowed things are wrist watches, pen/biro, cell phones or comparable electronic gadgets, spy perusing glasses which ought to be examined, adding machines or comparative electronic gadgets, USB, CD, hard circles or potentially comparative stockpiling gadgets.

Others are books or any perusing/composition material, cameras, recorders, amplifiers, ear pieces, ink/pen perusers, shrewd focal points, keen rings/adornments, brilliant catches and Bluetooth gadgets.

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