The presidential candidate of the New Nigeria Peoples Party, Rabiu Kwankwaso, on Tuesday, pledged that he would ensure that all entry examinations into tertiary institutions were free for Nigerians.
According to him, his administration, if elected in 2023, would ensure that parents do not pay a dime as registration fees for the West African Examination Council, WAEC, Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) and National Examination Council.
Aside from ensuring free examination forms, Kwankwaso said JAMB results under his government will have a lifespan of four years .
Kwankwaso also said that he will increase the strength of the nation’s armed forces to one million if elected by recruiting 750,000 personnel.
He made the promise during the presentation of his manifesto in Abuja.