Thu 08 Mar 2018
Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says Imo State, for the third year running, topped the number of applications for this year’s UTME with 92,890 candidates.
The state was closely followed by Oyo (86,695) and Osun with 86,044 applicants.
Sokoto, Zamfara and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) had the least applicants with 13,456, 10,077 and 6,418 candidates
It will be recalled that the State Governor announced free university education for all imo citizens in the state, hence the rise in applicants from the state over the last 3 years.