Imo State has come first in the 2018 JAMB Applications with 92,890 candidates, according to the registrar of JAMB, Prof. Ishaq Oloyede.
This is contained in a released issued by Sam Onwuemeodo Chief Press Secretary to Imo Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha on Thursday and availed Daily Nigerian Horn.
The release further reads:
“Oyo and Osun States came second and third with 86,695 and 86,044 registered candidates respectively.
“The JAMB Registrar Prof. Oloyede made the disclosure at a press conference in Abuja on Wednesday, March 7, 2018.
“With this current development, Imo State has topped in JAMB “Applications for seven years now beginning from 2012.
“To say the least, the free and qualitative education programme the Rochas Okorocha – led Rescue Mission administration enthroned in the state when it came on board in 2011, has been responsible for this wonderful feat.
“This is also the reason the governor will not toy with the issue of who succeeds him because the flame of this light of progress put on by Governor Okorocha must be made to continue shining, to the Glory of God.