JAMB (Joint Admission Matriculation Board) announced 120 score as the cut off mark for admission. This news brought joy to the hearts of those jambites with a low grade. This joy was however short-lived, based on various reactions that followed.
The universities been the bone of contention reacted in the opposite direction. A handful of the universities said they were unaware of such arrangement. Other universities have kept mute on the issue while some have voiced a different score for its admission.
JAMB (Joint Admission Matriculation Board) have reiterated that this change was taken with the knowledge of all the universities and by the universities. JAMB however acknowledged that some universities took a different stance, such been University of Lagos and University of Ibadan.
This type of drama was seen last year involving the university and JAMB. During which JAMB announced cancellation of Post-Utme done by the universities. In the end, the Post-Utme was re-branded to what was called screening test. The screening test been similar to Post-Utme.
With the university's reaction been opposite and JAMB been on the other side, it looks like the university would win this battle. This would be a blow to JAMB.