By Dayo Adesulu
Two JAMB candidates from Abia State have emerged best in the 2019 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) released results, as they scored 347 and 346 respectively.
Ekene Franklin, 15-year-old and Igban Emmanuel Chidiebube, 16-year-old were adjudged scored the highest, followed by Oluwo Isaac Olamilekan, 17 from Osun State who trailed behind them with 345.
The JAMB Registrar, Professor Ishaq Oloyode, who disclosed this on Saturday during a media briefing, said the best candidate may not be admitted in the University of Lagos due to his age.
Ekene Franklin 15, had chosen UNILAG as his first choice but the institution would not admit him against their policy of 16 years as minimum.
To check results, Candidates are to send RESULT to 55019 using the phone number they used to create profile and their result would be sent to them.