Igbos and Yorubas are leading in a list of Top 10 JAMB candidates for the highest score in the top University Entrance examination in a list obtained by FACTBOYZ.COM
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) revealed the best candidates in the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination ( UTME).
JAMB has now revealed that their best candidates between 352 and 365 in their UTME.
Two candidates from Anambra State were the really exceptional ones with others with 365 and 363 scores, respectively.
However, they were closely followed by a candidate from Edo State who had a 359 while two candidates from Ekiti made the list on the fourth and fifth positions, scoring 358 and 356 respectively.
Additionally, two candidates from Delta also scored 359 and 352 respectively.
Other states that featured on the list were Ekiti, Ondo, Akwa Ibom, Kwara, Oyo, and Ogun states.
Out of the 13 listed candidates, two scored 359, two, 355, while four candidates scored 352.
Spokesperson of the Joint Admissions Matriculation Board Mr Fabian Benjamin said,
“They are 10 in number and if you notice, some of the candidates scored the same mark and they are (tied) on the same position,”
Below are the names of the candidates and their individual scores as revealed and released by JAMB:
1) Maduafokwa Egoagwuagwu Agnes -365
2) Nwobi Okwuchukwu David – 363
3) Ojuba Mezisashe Shalom – 359
3) Elikwu, Victor Chukwuemeka – 359
5) Adebola Oluwatobi Paul – 358
6) Gboyega Oluwatobiloba Enoch – 356
7) Ojo Samuel Oluwatobi – 355
7) Utulu, Jebose George – 355
9) Osom Akan Awesome – 353
10) Akakabota Fejiro Simeon – 352
10) Ogundele Favour Jesupemi – 352
10) Alatise Monsurah Bisola. – 352
10) Adelaja Oluwasemilore Daniel – 352
It is to be noted that all 10 candidates applied to study engineering courses, going across engineering fields from Industrial Production, Mechanical, Civil, Computer to Electrical Engineering.
Four opted for the University of Lagos, two each will attend Covenant University, Obafemi Awolowo University and University of Ilorin. While one will go to Kwara State University.
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