Breaking News: 15-Year-Old Ekene Franklin Emerges As Best Student In 2019 UTME

May 11, 2019
127 Views

Ekene Franklin, a 15-year-old student from Abia State has emerged the best candidate in this year’s Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME), by scoring 347 marks as the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Saturday released the results of the 2019 UTME.

In second place and also from Abia State, is Igban Emmanuel Chidiebube, a 16-year-old boy scored 346 marks while 17-year-old Oluwo Isaac Olamilekan Oloyode from Osun State came third with 345 marks.

But the Registrar of JAMB, Professor Ishaq Oloyode, who announced this at a media briefing, Saturday, however, said the best candidate may not be admitted in the University of Lagos, which he chose as his first choice because of age.

You may be interested

Buhari inaugurates N8.7b police security vehicles, equipment
News
News

Buhari inaugurates N8.7b police security vehicles, equipment

Webby - January 14, 2022

President Muhammadu Buhari has warned officers and men of the police force not to misuse vehicles and security equipment in…

2023: Members, not leaders, will choose PDP’s presidential candidate,…
News
5 views
News
5 views

2023: Members, not leaders, will choose PDP’s presidential candidate,…

Webby - January 14, 2022

The leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) will have no say in who becomes the party’s presidential candidate ahead…

Govt presents N7.5bn vehicles, medical equipment to police
News
22 views
News
22 views

Govt presents N7.5bn vehicles, medical equipment to police

Webby - January 14, 2022

THE Federal Government has donated 200 Buffalo trucks, bulletproof vests, protective helmets, drugs, and medical equipment valued at N7.5bn to…

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.