[NEWS] FG RELEASES ADMISSION INTO UNITY SCHOOLS

Mallam Adamu Adamu {Minister of Education)

THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HAS RELEASED ADMISSION INTO FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COLLEGES FOR THE 2018 ACADEMIC YEAR.

THE PERMANENT SECRETARY, FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION, SONNY ECHONO, IN A STATEMENT RELEASED ON MONDAY, EXPLAINED THAT THE MINISTER OF EDUCATION, ADAMU ADAMU, APPROVED THE RELEASE OF THE ADMISSION INTO JUNIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL 1 OF THE 101 FEDERAL GOVERNMENT COLLEGES IN THE COUNTRY.

HE ADDED THAT THE SELECTION EXERCISE EMPLOYED THE NATIONAL MERIT CRITERIA OF 60%, WITH A CUT-OFF SCORE OF 146 AND ABOVE, AND EQUALITY OF STATE OF 30% OF THE COLLEGES CARRYING CAPACITY.