In order to have the first-hand knowledge of activities at Eko Atlantic City and determine the most viable option for Covenant University’s partnership in the development of the area, the Vice-Chancellor, Professor AAA. Atayero and some of the University officials, on Tuesday, June 27, 2017, visited the upcoming city, described as the future financial capital of Africa.
The West African Virus Epidemiology (WAVE) for root and tuber crops project, Covenant University hub, is organizing the first cassava virus and clean seed awareness training workshop from July 3-6, 2017 at the University campus.
Two PhD students of Covenant University, Mary Ogundanna and Peace Okougbo have emerged winners of the top prize and 2nd runner-up honour respectively, at the 3rd Academic Conference of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN).
The Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Centre for Atmospheric Research, National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), Professor Babatunde Rabiu, has expressed the view that the pathways to sustainable development will not be identified through a top-down approach, but through scientific research.
A team of Accreditors from the National Universities Commission (NUC) on visitation to the Business Administration programme of Covenant University, has expressed excitement at the state-of-the-art facilities in the University, which they described as ‘out of this world.’
South Energyx Nigeria Limited (SENL), the developers of Eko Atlantic City, the brand new city being built from reclaimed land adjacent to Victoria Island in Lagos, has invited Covenant University to be part of the initiative that the developers referred to as the future financial capital of Africa.
In a bid to further encourage prison inmates to embrace education so that they can become useful to themselves and the society when they are freed, the Vice-Chancellor of Covenant University, Professor AAA. Atayero, has pledged to make the University’s free online courses accessible to the Nigerian Prisons Service, Lagos Command.
The National Universities Commission (NUC) team on accreditation visitation to the Information and Communication Engineering programme of Covenant University, has expressed satisfaction with the provisions made by the University for the running of the programme.
In furtherance of its Corporate Social Responsibilities and community development activities, Covenant University on June 15, 2017, paid a visit to the children and staff of Ijamido Children’s Home, Ota and made a donation towards their welfare and educational uplifting.
The National Universities Commission (NUC) Accreditation Team on visitation to the Marketing programme of Covenant University, has commended the University for making adequate provisions for the running of the programme.