From Fred Ezeh, Abuja
Adebayo Eyimofe from Ekiti State has been confirmed by the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) as the best candidate in the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) with 362 score.
Adebayo was closely followed by Ugwu Chikelu, an indigene of Enugu state with a score of 359. Other high scorers include Igbalaye Ebunoluwa 357; Emmanuel Oluwanifemi 357; Ozumba Samuel 357; Olumide-Attah Ayomide 355; Lawal Olaoluwa 355; Dokun Jubril 354; Amaku Anthony 354 and Aghulor Divine 353.
JAMB Registrar, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede, disclosed the information at the opening ceremony of the 2022 Policy Meeting in Abuja, on Thursday.
The Policy meeting comprises of heads of tertiary institutions in Nigeria, and they are expected to decide the cut-off point for 2022 admission into all the tertiary institutions.