“The mayhem was said to be ignited by the girl’s mother and other accomplices, thereby causing tension in the school…,” said the commissioner.
“The whole thing lasted five minutes,” Mr McCabe explained.
The examination is a gateway for the prisoners to get admitted into various degree programmes at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN).
The State said the aim of the “special universities” was to attract investors and boost the state’s education and the economy.
“You must allow the oath of NYSC binds on you during the service and after the service year…NYSC puts the nation first,” the NYSC director-general said.
A final year student of Science Education, Bassey Eno-Ita, 24, was also arrested with various packets of cigarettes.
The governor visited the college for an on-the-spot assessment following rumours that the institution was under attack by bandits.
JAMB says it will start collecting the N700 registration fee for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) from 2022 to end CBT centres’ extortion.
The varsity said it was tasking constructing more lecture halls, classrooms, offices, staff residence and hostels for students.
School authorities said prior to her death, the student had visited the new campus clinic on Wednesday and complained of chest pain.