After the release of the 2019 Joint Admission and Matriculation Examinations result, Ekena Franklin a 15 year-old- boy from Abia state, emerged as the best candidate by scoring 347 which is considered as the highest mark by the board.
Also, Igban Emmanuel Chidiebube, a 16-year-old boy from same Abia state, emerged second by scoring 346 marks. Just as Oluwo Isaac Olamilekan Oloyode, a 17-year-old boy from Osun state scored 345.
Jamb Registrar, Prof, Ishaq Oloyode, in a statement, announced that 15-year-old Ekene Franklin, with the best JAMB result, having a score of 347; would unfortunately not be granted admission into the school of his choice, because he is not up to 16 years.
By; Firdausi Musa Dantsoho