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Cancellation of post UTME stirs fresh troubles


The announcement today, Thursday, June 02, 2016 by the Minister of education, Mallam Adamu Adamu that the federal government has scrapped the post Unified Tertiary Matriculations Examinations (UTME) in Nigeria is generating more questions than answers.

While many view the development as a positive one due to the exploitative nature of most Universities in running the post UTME, others are simply confused as to how the new arrangement would work.

For instance, there is a school of thought that if the UTME was scrapped, the cut off pegged at 180 was extremely low as it could create fresh problems of overpopulation for Universities.

Read what Nigerians are saying about the demise of the much unpopular Post UTME below…

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