JAMB has revealed the best 10 candidates in the 2021 UTME. The JAMB boss, Prof Ishaq Oloyede made this known during his presentation at the 2021 admission policy meeting that was held this week.
According to him, Monwuba Chibuzor Chibuikem, a male, with registration number, 10054281ID, from Lagos State, topped the chart with a score of 358. He was closely followed by the duo of Qomarudeen Abdulwasiu Alabi from Osun State and Adeogun Kehinde Oreoluwa from Ogun State.
The fourth best candidate on the list is Ajayi Eberechukwu Isaiah, a male, scored 349. He hails from Lagos.
Okarike Favour Kenneth, female, takes the fifth slot. She is from Rivers State and scored 348.
The trio of Omonona Oluwamayokun Victor; Owoeye Israel Oluwatimilehin, and Ehizogie Jeffrey Aidelogie , all scored 347. They hail from Oyo State, Ekiti and Edo States respectively
Ajeigbe Moyinoluwa Samuel, male, hails from Ekiti State. He sat the examination in Kwara State and scored 346, and is ranked 9th.
Yakubu Abdulraheem Joshua, male, from Edo State, sat the examination in the same state and scored 343 to take the 10th slot.
Five of the students who made the top 10 chose Covenant University as their first-choice institution of study.
Obafemi Awolowo University, University of Lagos, Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta,and Nnamdi Azikwe University, Awka had one applicant each. It was also disclosed that all candidates that made the top 10 applied for engineering and science courses.
Just like in the previous year, the 10 candidates automatically qualify for full scholarship from MTN.