Covenant University has been adjudged one of the best in the just concluded competition for the innovation of ‘cheap smart metering solution for preventing energy theft.’
Professor Chinedu Shalom, an erudite professor of the university, who is also the Dean, School of Postgraduate Studies, was showered with gifts and appreciation by the Covenant University Management on Friday, September 18, 2015, on the occasion of his 49th birthday.
Globally, cancer is a public health problem affecting people from all walks of life. It is a leading cause of death in both developed and developing countries and has become an increasing concern in Nigeria. Prostate cancer in particular, has a mortality rate of over 80 percent making it the number one cancer killer of Nigerian men. For this reason, Covenant University Health Centre is set to promote public health and disease prevention in the institution and its neighbouring communities that will lead to creation of awareness and reduce the mortality rate of prostate cancer.
Covenant University will be holding its inaugural Waste to Wealth competition for students. The competition, to be launched by the Waste to Wealth Committee in collaboration with the Career Development Unit of the Students’ Affairs Department, will be held from September 7 to October 25, 2015.
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The Management of Covenant University, Canaan Land, honoured the University’s Director, Centre for Learning Resources (CLR), Dr. Christopher Nkiko, on the occasion of his birthday.
Covenant University believes in connecting with the local community regardless of people’s situation and circumstances, to equip them with entrepreneurial skills that will empower them to change their lives and make a lasting impact on their communities. The development of these skills will play a significant role in reducing the levels of poverty prevalent in our local community and Nigeria as a whole. It has been out of this vision that Covenant University’s Centre for Entrepreneurial Development Studies (CEDS), was established.
The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) are seeking to increase awareness of preventative and curative health issues affecting the community through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). AMLSN signed the MoU with Covenant University on their recent visit to the University on Thursday, September 10, 2015. The MoU covers research, preventive health programmes and general health related mutual projects.
The Blood Bank Society of Nigeria (BBSN), Lagos Chapter was in Covenant University (CU) yesterday, to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which would give both parties leverage for collaborations and partnership covering the establishment of a blood donation centre in Covenant University, joint research, joint hosting of conferences, training workshops, symposiums and exhibitions.
The National Universities Commission, NUC recently released the result of its accreditation visits to Postgraduate administration programmes in Nigerian universities. Covenant University had its five Postgraduate programmes in administration fully accredited. Also, the Marketing Programme of the University has been granted full accreditation status by the National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria (NIMN). The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Charles Ayo, revealed the exciting news on Monday, September 7, 2015.