This is a very important article for every candidate that has registered for the 2019 UTME and the subsequent ones.
If you are preparing for the 2019 JAMB UTME, it is essential to read and study all your concerned JAMB subjects past questions and answers.
Everybody knows that the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, has began registration for their Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and everyone can now register using their profile code.
From the moment you are done with the registeration procedures for the 2019 JAMB UTME, the next step is to study the JAMB Syllabus, and the JAMB Past Questions and Answers.
JAMB 2019 Approved and Recommended Novels: Apart from the past questions, every candidate who has registered for the 2019 UTME is advised to study from cover to cover, the novel recommended by The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, (JAMB) for UTME and direct entry candidates.
In the past year, JAMB announced that The Last Days at Forcados High School, a book written by H. Mohammed, as the official novel and book to study ahead of the 2018 UTME.
In 2019 however, things have taken a different turn. Sweet Sixteen, written by Bolaji Abdullahi is the compulsory novel for UTME. Meanwhile, last year’s The Last Days at Forcados High School written by H. Mohammed, is the approved and compulsory novel for Direct Entry Candidates.
Why Are JAMB Novels Compulsory?
JAMB Recommended Novels are always compulsory and the reason is not far fetched. Use of English!
For all the subject combinations, for every course, Use of English is a compulsory subject and stands as the first subject before other three will be added!
Consequently, if The Use of English is compulsory for every course, then a novel and book to study is also compulsory!
About The Novel Sweet Sixteen
Sweet Sixteen was written by Bolaji Abdullahi and it makes an interesting story. Of course, it is a fictional novel.
After successfully registering for the JAMB 2019 UTME, the next step is to commence studies intensively. Read and study your syllabus comprehensively.
Aliya always reminds her father that she is not a child but ‘a young adult.’ Her father totally disagrees with her.
Now she is turning sixteen, the man sits up and takes notice. The birthday card she expected from him is replaced by a present and a very revealing letter – a page for each year she has lived.
It details every lesson he has tried to teach her in the years that have passed and the wisdom he has attempted to pass to her. It answers the burning questions she has been asking about life and sometimes reveal the clueless some parental units are. She begins to question who she is and why she is; with her father acting as a guide on this journey of discovery.
Sweet sixteen is An engaging coming of age guide on life and loving for the teenage girl.
You shall get the Novel for free when you register for the Jamb 2019.
Best wishes to every candidate.