The senator representing Katsina central Alhaji Umar Abdullahi Kurfi has secured 1000 JAMB forms for the students in the senatorial zone at the tune of over N15 million. This is contained in a statement by the special Assistant to Senator Umar Kurfi comrade Isma’il Yandaki in an interview with newsmen in Katsina. He said, the JAMB forms will be distributed to all local governments in Katsina senatorial zone on virtue of population.
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“Katsina Local Government has the highest allocation of 120 forms, while Dutsin-ma secures 80 forms, while the other nine local governments in the senatorial zone secured 65 forms each. As arranged by the Zonal Committee” He said.
According to him, the Local government committee are also charged to distribute the forms to various wards in their respective local government. Amongst the committee members are the student union, local government education secretaries and Local government APC chairmen. The members of the committee will deliberate on the number of forms to be allocated to each ward in the local government.
He said N11, 500 will be spent on each of the selected students to cover all the expenses throughout the registration process, including transport fare especially to those outskirt of the CBT center.
“The forms are totally free of charge, the honorable senator has already paid for it. Anybody demanding money in the process will be charged” He however, assured equity in the selection process without element of biasness.