The West African Examinations Council has withdrawn the certificates of ten candidates who were alleged to have been involved in examination malpractices.
The certificates of the candidates withdrawn included those who wrote the examination between December 1992 to 2014.
The names of the affected candidates, their examination years and certificate numbers were published on the Monday bulletin of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board.
The JAMB bulletin was released to reporters by the board’s Head of Information, Dr. Fabian Benjamin in Abuja on Tuesday.
The bulletin identified impersonation as the nature of the malpractices allegedly perpetrated by the candidates, leading to the withdrawal of their certificates.
Some of the candidates affected include Ukaumunna C. December 1992 examination with the certificate number, NGSP 0233613; Chinna H. December 1993 with the certificate number, NGSP 0572427; Koffi E. December 1993, with number NGSP 0455669 and Oham J. December 1994, with the certificate number, NGSP 0177271.
Others are: Mbara G. December 2001, with certificate WNR 2248072; Ifo S. December 2001, with number NGWASSCP 1307367; Ugwu P. December 2005 with certificate, NGWASSCP 4534182; Anene J. December 2008, with number, NGWASSCP 5505913; Ogbenna C. December 2011, with certificate number, NGWASSCP 06927486; and Nwangwu I. December 2014, with certificate number, NGWASSCP 8392056. (SOLACEBASE)