According to Tolu Ogunlesi (@toluogunlesi), the Head of Digital Communications for President Buhari, that shared the information, the decrease will certainly work from January 2019.
He tweeted, “President Buhari has actually authorized the decrease in the price of Forms for JAMB UTME, NECO SSCE and also the Basic Education Certificate Examination. With result from January 2019, the price of JAMB UTME Form will certainly go down from N5,000 to N3,500. NECO will certainly go down from N11,350 to N9,850.
” Minister of Education Adamu Adamu introduced this recently at today’s #FECBrief. He claimed President Buhari guided the Ministry to consider the decrease complying with the substantial enhancement in incomes being paid to the Treasury by the Education Agencies.
” The Exam Agencies are not suggested to be profits creating bodies, they’re just intended to cover costs/operating costs. The sharp rise in compensations by JAMB( from much less than N60m in 2010– 2016 to > N15 BILLION in 2017/18) have actually revealed that the charges being billed might be decreased.”
MUSIC FILE DETAILS
|Song:||BREAKING News: Buhari Reduces The Cost Of JAMB & NECO Forms|
|Audio Size:||15 Megabytes|
|Bit Rate:||307 kBit/s|