The Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB) is set to screen some of the 2022 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) results.
The board’s weekly bulletin noted that 1,761,338 candidates registered for the exercise.
The 2022 UTME was conducted across the country from Friday, May 6 to Friday, May 13.
A total of 1,707,626 sat for the examination with 1,671,203 results released so far.
The update said 69 results are withheld and 27,105 undergoing further screening; 1,783 candidates with biometric challenges are being investigated.
However, the 2022 UTME for foreign candidates took place on Saturday.
The centres were in Accra, Ghana; Johannesburg, South Africa; Buea, Cameroon; Abidjan, Cote d’ Ivoire; Cotonou, Benin Republic.
The UTME in Berlin, Germany; London, United Kingdom; Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; New York, United States will be held in due course.
The examination was designed for candidates who indicated interest to attend Nigerian tertiary institutions.