Two members of staff of the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) were fired for severe misconduct. Mr. Bilyaminu Ishaku and Mr. Andrew Anebi Candidus, from the JAMB, Benue State Office, Makurdi, were named by the board in a statement issued yesterday.
According to the statement, their dismissal took effect on February 27, 2023. The staff members have been given the immediate instruction to hand over their identity cards and any other Board property they may have in their hands to the State Coordinator, JAMB Office, Benue State, for subsequent submission to the Director, Human Resources.
“Sequel to your appearance before the Senior Staff Disciplinary Committe and the subsequent recommendations of the committee, I am directed to convey to you the approval of the Honorable Minister of Education of your dismissal from the service of the Board from 27th February 2023 for serious misconduct
“ The dismissal was in line with the Public Service Rule 030401, which defined serious misconduct as a “specific act of very serious wrongdoing and improper behavior, which is inimical to the image of the service and which can be investigated and if proven, may lead to dismissal,” the statement read.