Covenant University held the welcome assembly for the newly admitted students into the 2015/2016 academic session on Monday, August 10 2015, at the University Chapel. The Chancellor, Vice-Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellor each addressed the students encouraging them to embrace the opportunities Covenant University offers them, in order to prepare them for their future
The Covenant University 2015/2016 Academic Session commenced promptly with the orientation programme for its fresh students on Monday, August 10, 2015. The Vice-Chancellor, Professor Charles Ayo, his Deputy, Professor Taiwo Abioye and the Director of Academic Planning, Dr Olawande Daramola, were on hand to familiarise the freshmen with the stands of the university.
The Chancellor of Covenant University, Dr. David Oyedepo, has called on the faculty and staff to earnestly seek divine wisdom which is superior to all other known wisdom and is necessary for them to reign in life.
Covenant University was a beehive of activities on Friday, August 14, 2015, as the institution held its 42nd Public Lecture. The lecture which was titled, ‘A Deconstructionist Alternative in a Post-Development Africa,’ was delivered by C. Nana Fynnba Derby, PhD, a Professor of Sociology and Criminal Justice at Virginia State University, USA.
There were showers of encomium and celebration in a send forth ceremony on Saturday, August 8, 2015, when the Chancellor and the Management of Covenant University celebrated the contributions of two distinguished professors Ekundayo Adeyemi and Joshua Ojo.
Covenant University’s vision 2022 and its application have been a resounding message throughout the Executive Advance from August 3-7, 2015. Pastor Yemi Nathaniel exhorted Staff and Faculty to be disciplined as they run with the vision in the new academic session. Professor Charles Ayo encouraged faculty to be more involved in the establishment of University Twinning and Networking Scheme (UNITWIN)/ United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Chairs in Covenant University.
Commitment, Communication, Counsel, Creativity and Conduct have been identified as keys for a healthy family life.
In a bid to achieve the University’s goal for the new Academic Session, the Chancellor, Covenant University, Dr. David Oyedepo, has charged the Faculty and Staff to improve their spiritual life as it serves as a catalyst for innovation and product development. He said this on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 during the on-going Executive Advance at the African Leadership Development Centre (ALDC).
The Vice-Chancellor, Covenant University, Professor Charles Ayo, has enjoined Faculty and Staff to be more committed to the attainment of the University’s vision to be listed among the top 10 universities in the world by the year 2022.
The immediate past Registrar, Covenant University, Dr. Olumuyiwa Oludayo, has said that the performance of any organization is hinged on effective and efficient administrative processes.