Identical twins were nabbed by security men for examination malpractice at the ongoing UTME examination.
The brothers that so much look alike were caught at University of Maiduguri centre, Borno State.
The took advantage of their resemblance to in entry to the examination centre.
The twins have been arrested for allegedly tricking of examiners to gain entry into examination centre, to engage in examination malpractice.
The Chief exminer Officer of Borno State, Babsgana Gutti, told the News Agency of Nigeria that the identical twins were arrested at the examination centre by security men on Saturday.
The Chief examiner told the newsmen that the identical twins tricked the invigilators taking advantage of their resemblance to gain entry into the examination hall.
He said one of the brothers try to write the examination on behalf of his twin brother.
The examiner said that Hussain Abdulhammeed was the one captured in the biometric registration for the UTME Computer Based Test but his twin brother Hassan trick the JAMB officials at the centre with their resemblance to write the exam in place of his brother.
He said, “We do not suspect foul play until one of the invigilators notice the other identical twin outside the examination hall.
” The invigilator curious and asked him few questions, but not satisfied with the answers, he then put them together for verification.
“It is unfortunate our findings showed that he was in the examination hall in place of his brother..”
Gutti continue further saying the two identical brothers have been penalized and handed over to the security personnel .
He then explain that the ongoing Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination is going on well in the eight accredited centre in the state.
Meanwhile, temicity has brought to your notice that JAMB spokesmen said they are not ready to reschedule examination date for no reason.