Important Jamb/DE 2024 Simple Guides & Resolving JAMB Profile Code Challenges

Date: Friday 26th January 2024 | Hits: 26

Important Jamb/DE 2024 Simple Guides

πŸ“± New Numbers : Send NIN by SMS to 55019 or 66019 for new registration.
πŸ” Old Numbers : Reuse your previous number; no new profile code needed.
πŸ”‘ Retrieve Code : Text RESEND to 55019 or 66019 to recover forgotten code.
πŸ”„ Profile Consistency : Cannot change names or transfer profiles to another candidate.
🧐 e-PIN Recovery : Send UTMEPIN/DEPIN to 55019/66019 for lost e-PIN retrieval.
πŸ“² Profile Password : Reset forgotten password by SMS to 55019 or 66019.


Resolving JAMB Profile Code Challenges

1. Non-Response or Failure in Sending NIN SMS to 55019 or 66019
Solution: Use a different phone to resend the SMS with your SIM card.

2. Phone Number Already Used by Another JAMB Candidate
Solution: Obtain and use a new phone line that hasn’t been previously utilized for JAMB.

3. Insufficient Balance for Profile Code SMS
Solution: Ensure your phone has a minimum airtime balance of N 50, necessary for generating the profile code.

3. NIN Record Not Found
Solution: Double-check the accuracy of the NIN sent or visit a NIN center for verification.

4. Inaccurate Date of Birth in NIN Records
Solution: Rectify your birth date at the NIMC, with an associated cost of around N15,000.

5. Invalid Characters Detected in SMS
Solution: Use the correct SMS format: NIN [Your 11-digit NIN] sent to 55019 or 66019. Avoid punctuation like commas, periods, etc.

6. Missing Surname or First Name in NIN Details
Solution: Wait a few days before trying again or visit a NIN center.

7. Issue with NIN Passport
Solution: Allow some time to pass, then reattempt.

8. NIN Unrecognized, Advised to Contact NIMC
Solution: Immediately visit a NIMC Centre for NIN verification.

9. Profile Code Already Linked to Another Number
Solution: For past JAMB registrants, resend the profile code by SMS β€˜RESEND’ to 55019 or 66019 using the initial phone number.

10. Problems Charging Line for SMS
Solution: Delay the process and try again later.

11. All Solutions Ineffective?
Solution: Describe your issue in detail in an email to JAMB, including your full name and NIN.

12. Inability to Verify NIN
Solution: Ensure your NIN is linked with the phone number used for messaging or contact your network provider.

13. Network Error Code 540
Solution: This is a temporary network issue; attempt again later.

14. Incorrect Command Sent or Wrong Parameter
Solution: Confirm the correct format is used for SMS to 55019 or 66019, like NIN [Your NIN Number].


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