The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board, JAMB, has released names of top best candidates that sat for the 2020 entrance examination from different states in the country.
Naija News understands that the top ten includes 13 names, two students had the same score while another three had the same points in the UTME examination respectively.
It is also understood that 3 of the listed candidate were from Lagos, 1 from Kogi, 1 from FCT, 3 from Ogun, 2 from Oyo, 1 from Rivers, and 1 from Kwara State.
See below a breakdown of the candidate’s exam location and their state of origin:
- The student with the highest score for the 2020 UTME, a female, sat for her Exam in Lagos State but hails from Anambra State, Naija News understands.
- The second on the list, a male, wrote his exam in Kogi State but also hails from Anambra State.
The Third, a female, sat for the exam in FCT but hails from Edo State.
- The Fourth, male, who had the same score as the third wrote his exam in Ogun State but he is an indigene of Delta State.
- The Fifth candidate, a male, wrote his exams in Lagos State but hails from Ekiti State.
- The Six, male, sat for the exam in Oyo State but an indigene of Ekiti as well.
- The Seventh, a male, wrote the exam in Ogun State but hails from Ondo State.
- The Eight candidates, a male who had the same score as the seventh candidate sat for the exam in Rivers State but hails from Delta State.
- The Ninth candidate, male, wrote his exam in Ogun State but an indigene of Akwa Ibom,
- Number Ten on the list, male, sat for the exam in Lagos State but hails from Delta State.
- Number Eleven on the list, a female who had the same score as the above sat for the exam in Kwara state and hails from the same state.
- Number Twelve on the list, also a female, had the same score as the above sat for the exam in Kwara State but hailed from Oyo State.
- The last and not the least, male, wrote the exam in Oyo but hails from Ogun State.
See below a chart made available by the JAMB board containing the candidate’s scores and Institutions applied for;
BEST 10 2020 UTME CANDIDATES pic.twitter.com/onCgbIkfWh
— JAMB (@JAMBHQ) June 29, 2020