A senior faculty in the Department of Languages and General Studies, Covenant University, Professor Christopher Awonuga, has emphasized the importance of meaning, style and interpretation of texts in the use of language, specifically English, as a means of communication within a society and as a means of expression by an individual.
The Vice-Chancellor of Covenant University, Engr. (Professor) AAA. Atayero, has assured that the University will give all necessary support to the Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria (COREN) team, currently on accreditation visit to the Engineering Programmes of the University.
An Estate Surveyor and Valuer, ESV Chudi Ubosi, has strongly recommended the regulation of the activities of Real Estate Agency for Estate Surveyors and Valuers in the country, in order to tame the hydra-headed challenges facing the profession.
To be globally relevant and competitive, budding Architects have been advised to go for experience before money, as money could not buy experience. They were also told to start as apprentice under a chartered Architect before launching out into the world of business.
Farmers, exporters and other stakeholders in the value chain of the agricultural commodity industry in Nigeria, have been urged to adhere to relevant international food code of practice and standards in order to guarantee a problem-free export of final produce.
Covenant University and the National Instruments (NI), United States, in association with Quanser, have reached an understanding on the procurement of equipment for the proposed Centre of Excellence to be set up in the University.
Expert Suggests Ideal Policies, Financial Discipline as Solutions to Rising Cost of Projects Delivery
Builders have to imbibe the ethics of team work; know something about architecture and pricing so that they can deliver projects that are optimal and of good quality to their clients, a Chartered Builder, Bldr. Solomon Oba, has advised.
Notwithstanding the seeming lack of commitment on the part of government to develop tourist attractions in the country, experts have encouraged graduates to latch onto opportunities that abound in the Nigerian tourism industry rather than searching for the elusive white collar jobs.
For Nigeria to be out of the current economic recession, she has to think Biotechnology because of its application to several areas of human endevours such as food, health, industry and climate change among others.
Covenant University has received plaudits for its pacesetting role and innovative strategies in the development of the entrepreneurial capacity of its students and people in the society at large.