Beware of JAMB Result Upgrade Scammers.
The results of the 2018 Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) will soon start trickling in as candidates begins writing the Computer based exam today.
With the results scheduled to be released few days after each exam, followed by lamentations by candidates who scored less than 200 and others yet to see their result due to biometric verification issues, the activities of Internet Fraudsters targeting desperate JAMBites will grow astronomically.
These Fraudsters will use different tactics to get to unsuspecting students.
- Some send bulk SMS to the Jambites with Sender names like “JAMB”, “JAMB PORTAL” etc. asking them to pay certain amount of money for their result to be upgraded.
- Some will create posts on different Online Forums describing a fake procedure to hack into JAMB’s database. They fill their write-ups with jargon to confuse the Jambites who are then asked to call a particular phone number for assistance
- Some use different Alias to comment on different blogs/ websites claiming to have been helped by one Jamb official or the other whom they will now suggest to other Jambites to call.
Their tricks are just too many to mention.
To the JAMBites;
- DO NOT BE DECEIVED BY THESE FRAUDSTERS!!
- DO NOT PAY MONEY TO SOMEONE YOU DON’T KNOW FOR SOMETHING YOU ARE AWARE IS ILLEGAL, THERE IS NOTHING LIKE JAMB RESULT UPGRADE!!
- STOP POSTING YOUR PHONE NUMBERS OPENLY ONLINE!!
LET HE/SHE WHO HAVE EAR HEAR!!!
We at CampusPortalng.com will continue to do our best in protecting JAMBites from these scammers by removing all their fraudulent comments as soon as they appear on our website.
Best of luck To You all…